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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: 20%

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 Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 09' South, Longitude: 75° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.07 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.29 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 17.3"977.53 miwest0° 10' 34.2"12.11 misouth977.28 mi
24 hours13° 30' 56.7"914.04 mieast3° 53' 27.2"267.51 misouth945.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuancayoSun 8:16 AM84 km52 miles45 nmEast E
LimaSun 8:16 AM117 km73 miles63 nmWest W
CallaoSun 8:16 AM128 km79 miles69 nmWest W
IcaSun 8:16 AM209 km130 miles113 nmSouth S
ArequipaSun 8:16 AM671 km417 miles363 nmSoutheast SE
CobijaSun 9:16 AM795 km494 miles429 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 9:16 AM922 km573 miles498 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazSun 9:16 AM972 km604 miles525 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSun 8:16 AM1182 km734 miles638 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSun 8:16 AM1348 km838 miles728 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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