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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, December 10, 2012 at 1:16:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 03' South, Longitude: 62° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.60 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.1 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' 01.9"958.46 miWest0° 08' 39.0"9.91 miSouth958.16 mi
24 hours14° 23' 39.0"956.93 miEast2° 56' 42.9"202.55 miSouth970.78 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 9:16 AM135 km84 miles73 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa CruzMon 9:16 AM220 km137 miles119 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreMon 9:16 AM465 km289 miles251 nmSouthwest SW
La PazMon 9:16 AM638 km396 miles344 nmWest W
RiberaltaMon 9:16 AM697 km433 miles376 nmNorthwest NW
CobijaMon 9:16 AM903 km561 miles488 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoMon 9:16 AM908 km564 miles490 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Mon 10:16 AM1127 km700 miles608 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausMon 9:16 AM1449 km901 miles783 nmNorth N
Brasilia *Mon 11:16 AM1531 km951 miles827 nmEast E

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