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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 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 01' South, Longitude: 59° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.66 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.3 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' 02.9"958.59 miwest0° 08' 39.9"9.93 misouth958.30 mi
24 hours14° 23' 18.5"956.66 mieast2° 57' 11.2"203.09 misouth970.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoMon 9:06 AM133 km82 miles72 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santa CruzMon 9:06 AM412 km256 miles222 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreMon 9:06 AM671 km417 miles362 nmWest-southwest WSW
RiberaltaMon 9:06 AM877 km545 miles473 nmNorthwest NW
La PazMon 9:06 AM894 km556 miles483 nmWest W
Asuncion *Mon 10:06 AM1049 km652 miles567 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoMon 9:06 AM1098 km682 miles593 nmNorthwest NW
Brasilia *Mon 11:06 AM1274 km792 miles688 nmEast E
ManausMon 9:06 AM1428 km887 miles771 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Mon 11:06 AM1610 km1000 miles869 nmEast-southeast ESE
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