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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 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 43' South, Longitude: 91° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.04 meters/second, 1598.6 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.55 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 29' 18.2"993.12 miwest0° 11' 36.7"13.30 misouth992.98 mi
24 hours12° 39' 17.0"867.43 mieast4° 28' 14.2"307.26 misouth915.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 7:26 AM770 km478 miles416 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilSat 8:26 AM1375 km855 miles743 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 8:26 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 8:26 AM1618 km1005 miles874 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 7:26 AM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSat 8:26 AM2246 km1395 miles1213 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 7:26 AM2259 km1404 miles1220 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaSat 8:26 AM2325 km1445 miles1256 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 7:26 AM2377 km1477 miles1283 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaSat 7:26 AM2447 km1520 miles1321 nmNorth N

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