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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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 14' South, Longitude: 81° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.12 meters/second, 1541.2 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
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.96 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 24' 54.4"957.38 miwest0° 08' 30.8"9.76 misouth957.08 mi
24 hours14° 26' 24.2"959.03 mieast2° 52' 52.3"198.15 misouth972.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 9:36 AM681 km423 miles368 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 10:36 AM1447 km899 miles781 nmEast E
GuayaquilMon 9:36 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoMon 10:36 AM1653 km1027 miles893 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 10:36 AM1768 km1099 miles955 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 9:36 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsMon 8:36 AM1907 km1185 miles1029 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago *Mon 11:36 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaMon 11:36 AM2444 km1519 miles1320 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaMon 9:36 AM2455 km1525 miles1326 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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