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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: 10%

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 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 37' South, Longitude: 120° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.18 meters/second, 1537.8 km/hour, 955.6 miles/hour or 830.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.93 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 24' 39.6"955.33 miwest0° 08' 14.2"9.44 misouth955.04 mi
24 hours14° 31' 42.9"963.12 mieast2° 45' 06.0"189.26 misouth974.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 9:16 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Mon 12:16 PM1606 km998 miles867 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteMon 7:16 AM3134 km1947 miles1692 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsMon 11:16 AM3769 km2342 miles2035 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaMon 7:16 AM4199 km2609 miles2267 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 7:16 AM4572 km2841 miles2469 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityMon 11:16 AM4600 km2858 miles2484 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 12:16 PM4665 km2899 miles2519 nmEast E
GuatemalaMon 11:16 AM4743 km2947 miles2561 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 11:16 AM4775 km2967 miles2578 nmNortheast NE
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