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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 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 21' South, Longitude: 93° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.83 meters/second, 1540.2 km/hour, 957.0 miles/hour or 831.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.95 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 24' 49.7"956.78 miwest0° 08' 25.7"9.66 misouth956.49 mi
24 hours14° 28' 04.7"960.38 mieast2° 50' 28.3"195.41 misouth972.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 9:26 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 10:26 AM1858 km1155 miles1003 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Mon 10:26 AM2005 km1246 miles1082 nmSouthwest SW
GuayaquilMon 10:26 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 10:26 AM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 11:26 AM2727 km1695 miles1473 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 11:26 AM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmEast E
Santiago *Mon 12:26 PM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmSoutheast SE
SucreMon 11:26 AM3026 km1881 miles1634 nmEast E
San JoseMon 9:26 AM3094 km1923 miles1671 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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