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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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 31' South
Longitude: 76° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.28 meters/second, 1599.4 km/hour, 993.8 miles/hour or 863.6 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 misouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 29' 22.7"993.72 miwest0° 11' 38.3"13.33 misouth993.59 mi
24 hours12° 37' 16.0"865.58 mieast4° 29' 15.2"308.44 misouth913.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 7:26 AM505 km314 miles273 nmSouth S
GuayaquilSat 7:26 AM695 km432 miles375 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSat 7:26 AM835 km519 miles451 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoSat 8:26 AM998 km620 miles539 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaliSat 7:26 AM1208 km750 miles652 nmNorth N
La PazSat 8:26 AM1351 km839 miles729 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaSat 7:26 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedellinSat 7:26 AM1526 km948 miles824 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsSat 6:26 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreSat 8:26 AM1763 km1096 miles952 nmSoutheast SE
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