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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 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 60' South, Longitude: 57° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.72 meters/second, 1543.4 km/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.98 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 03.8"958.78 miwest0° 08' 40.8"9.95 misouth958.48 mi
24 hours14° 23' 00.2"956.50 mieast2° 57' 36.1"203.58 misouth970.56 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 9:56 AM175 km109 miles94 nmEast-northeast ENE
Barra do GarçasMon 9:56 AM576 km358 miles311 nmEast E
Santa CruzMon 8:56 AM622 km387 miles336 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreMon 8:56 AM876 km544 miles473 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Mon 9:56 AM1028 km639 miles555 nmSouth S
Brasilia *Mon 10:56 AM1045 km650 miles564 nmEast E
La PazMon 8:56 AM1122 km697 miles606 nmWest W
Rio BrancoMon 8:56 AM1288 km800 miles696 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Paulo *Mon 10:56 AM1425 km885 miles769 nmSoutheast SE
ManausMon 8:56 AM1449 km900 miles782 nmNorth N
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