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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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 57' South
Longitude: 52° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.83 meters/second, 1543.8 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.99 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 25' 05.6"959.05 miwest0° 08' 42.8"9.99 misouth958.75 mi
24 hours14° 22' 19.0"955.97 mieast2° 58' 32.2"204.65 misouth970.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasMon 9:36 AM62 km39 miles33 nmEast E
Goiânia *Mon 10:36 AM387 km241 miles209 nmEast-southeast ESE
Brasilia *Mon 10:36 AM531 km330 miles287 nmEast E
São Paulo *Mon 10:36 AM1064 km661 miles575 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Mon 9:36 AM1148 km713 miles620 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 10:36 AM1276 km793 miles689 nmSoutheast SE
SucreMon 8:36 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorMon 9:36 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmEast E
ManausMon 8:36 AM1623 km1009 miles876 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazMon 8:36 AM1636 km1016 miles883 nmWest W
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