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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 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 38' South, Longitude: 122° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.13 meters/second, 1537.7 km/hour, 955.5 miles/hour or 830.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.92 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 24' 38.8"955.15 miwest0° 08' 13.3"9.42 misouth954.86 mi
24 hours14° 32' 00.4"963.28 mieast2° 44' 39.8"188.74 misouth974.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 9:26 AM1241 km771 miles670 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Mon 12:26 PM1764 km1096 miles952 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteMon 7:26 AM2908 km1807 miles1570 nmWest W
RarotongaMon 7:26 AM3977 km2471 miles2147 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 11:26 AM3979 km2472 miles2149 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiTue 7:26 AM4365 km2712 miles2357 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityMon 11:26 AM4722 km2934 miles2550 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 12:26 PM4893 km3040 miles2642 nmEast E
GuatemalaMon 11:26 AM4908 km3050 miles2650 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 11:26 AM4946 km3073 miles2671 nmNortheast NE
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