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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: 12%

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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 54' South, Longitude: 48° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.95 meters/second, 1544.2 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.99 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 25' 07.4"959.31 miwest0° 08' 44.8"10.02 misouth959.02 mi
24 hours14° 21' 37.7"955.44 mieast2° 59' 27.9"205.71 misouth969.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Brasilia *Mon 10:16 AM20 km12 miles11 nmNortheast NE
Anápolis *Mon 10:16 AM110 km68 miles59 nmWest-southwest WSW
Goiânia *Mon 10:16 AM163 km101 miles88 nmSouthwest SW
Barra do GarçasMon 9:16 AM453 km282 miles245 nmWest W
Belo Horizonte *Mon 10:16 AM611 km380 miles330 nmSoutheast SE
Pirassununga *Mon 10:16 AM678 km421 miles366 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Mon 10:16 AM861 km535 miles465 nmSouth S
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 10:16 AM933 km580 miles504 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorMon 9:16 AM1079 km671 miles583 nmEast-northeast ENE
Asuncion *Mon 9:16 AM1442 km896 miles778 nmSouthwest SW
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