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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, December 10, 2012 at 4:26:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 10%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 30' South, Longitude: 107° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.48 meters/second, 1538.9 km/hour, 956.2 miles/hour or 831.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.94 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miSouth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 24' 44.3"955.94 miWest0° 08' 19.6"9.54 miSouth955.64 mi
24 hours14° 30' 02.1"961.79 miEast2° 47' 36.7"192.12 miSouth973.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Mon 11:26 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmSouth S
AdamstownMon 8:26 AM2501 km1554 miles1350 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 10:26 AM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 11:26 AM3356 km2085 miles1812 nmEast E
QuitoMon 11:26 AM3686 km2291 miles1990 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorMon 10:26 AM3918 km2435 miles2116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseMon 10:26 AM3922 km2437 miles2118 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaMon 10:26 AM3931 km2443 miles2123 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 10:26 AM3959 km2460 miles2138 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 10:26 AM4073 km2531 miles2199 nmNortheast NE

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