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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 30%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 29' South, Longitude: 74° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.32 meters/second, 1599.6 km/hour, 993.9 miles/hour or 863.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.56 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 29' 23.5"993.81 miwest0° 11' 38.5"13.33 misouth993.68 mi
24 hours12° 36' 56.0"865.27 mieast4° 29' 25.1"308.63 misouth913.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PucallpaSat 7:16 AM109 km68 miles59 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cruzeiro do SulSat 8:16 AM161 km100 miles87 nmEast E
LimaSat 7:16 AM598 km371 miles323 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CobijaSat 8:16 AM707 km439 miles382 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSat 8:16 AM747 km464 miles403 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSat 7:16 AM866 km538 miles468 nmNorthwest NW
QuitoSat 7:16 AM938 km583 miles506 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RiberaltaSat 8:16 AM968 km602 miles523 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSat 8:16 AM1192 km740 miles643 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CaliSat 7:16 AM1233 km766 miles666 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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