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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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 58' South
Longitude: 55° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.77 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.5 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' 04.6"958.91 miwest0° 08' 41.9"9.97 misouth958.62 mi
24 hours14° 22' 39.5"956.23 mieast2° 58' 04.2"204.11 misouth970.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cuiabá *Mon 9:46 AM103 km64 miles55 nmWest-northwest WNW
Barra do GarçasMon 9:46 AM319 km198 miles172 nmEast E
Goiânia *Mon 10:46 AM640 km398 miles346 nmEast E
Brasilia *Mon 10:46 AM788 km490 miles426 nmEast E
Asuncion *Mon 9:46 AM1060 km659 miles573 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreMon 8:46 AM1117 km694 miles603 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Mon 10:46 AM1232 km766 miles665 nmSoutheast SE
La PazMon 8:46 AM1379 km857 miles745 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 10:46 AM1483 km921 miles801 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManausMon 8:46 AM1516 km942 miles818 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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