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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: 11%

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 14:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 76° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.24 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.97 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 24' 56.3"957.71 miwest0° 08' 32.9"9.80 misouth957.42 mi
24 hours14° 25' 43.7"958.59 mieast2° 53' 49.6"199.25 misouth971.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 9:16 AM458 km284 miles247 nmNorth N
ArequipaMon 9:16 AM571 km355 miles308 nmEast E
La PazMon 10:16 AM934 km580 miles504 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 10:16 AM1197 km744 miles647 nmNortheast NE
SucreMon 10:16 AM1271 km790 miles686 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilMon 9:16 AM1581 km982 miles854 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoMon 9:16 AM1774 km1102 miles958 nmNorth N
Santiago *Mon 11:16 AM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaMon 11:16 AM2122 km1318 miles1146 nmSoutheast SE
Galapagos IslandsMon 8:16 AM2194 km1363 miles1185 nmNorthwest NW
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