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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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 03' South, Longitude: 62° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.60 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 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' 01.8"958.51 miwest0° 08' 38.9"9.91 misouth958.22 mi
24 hours14° 23' 41.2"957.02 mieast2° 56' 39.9"202.50 misouth970.86 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 AM163 km101 miles88 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa CruzMon 9:16 AM208 km129 miles112 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreMon 9:16 AM446 km277 miles241 nmSouthwest SW
La PazMon 9:16 AM609 km379 miles329 nmWest W
RiberaltaMon 9:16 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorthwest NW
CobijaMon 9:16 AM881 km547 miles476 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoMon 9:16 AM888 km552 miles479 nmNorthwest NW
SaltaMon 10:16 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Asuncion *Mon 10:16 AM1139 km707 miles615 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausMon 9:16 AM1455 km904 miles785 nmNorth N
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