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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 14' South, Longitude: 81° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.13 meters/second, 1541.3 km/hour, 957.7 miles/hour or 832.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.96 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 24' 54.5"957.47 miwest0° 08' 31.0"9.76 misouth957.18 mi
24 hours14° 26' 20.1"959.05 mieast2° 52' 58.1"198.27 misouth972.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 9:34 AM644 km400 miles348 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 10:34 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmEast E
GuayaquilMon 9:34 AM1557 km967 miles841 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoMon 10:34 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 10:34 AM1718 km1067 miles928 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 9:34 AM1794 km1115 miles969 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsMon 8:34 AM1931 km1200 miles1042 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago *Mon 11:34 AM2179 km1354 miles1177 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaMon 11:34 AM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaMon 9:34 AM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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