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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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 55' South
Longitude: 50° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.89 meters/second, 1544.0 km/hour, 959.4 miles/hour or 833.7 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' 06.5"959.18 miwest0° 08' 43.7"10.01 misouth958.88 mi
24 hours14° 21' 58.2"955.70 mieast2° 59' 00.0"205.18 misouth970.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Goiânia *Mon 10:26 AM150 km93 miles81 nmSoutheast SE
Anápolis *Mon 10:26 AM163 km101 miles88 nmEast-southeast ESE
Barra do GarçasMon 9:26 AM196 km122 miles106 nmWest W
Brasilia *Mon 10:26 AM274 km170 miles148 nmEast E
São Paulo *Mon 10:26 AM935 km581 miles505 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 10:26 AM1089 km677 miles588 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Mon 9:26 AM1279 km795 miles690 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorMon 9:26 AM1329 km826 miles718 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 8:26 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémMon 9:26 AM1615 km1004 miles872 nmNorth N
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