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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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 40' South, Longitude: 124° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.06 meters/second, 1537.4 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.1 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' 37.9"955.07 miwest0° 08' 12.1"9.40 misouth954.78 mi
24 hours14° 32' 22.1"963.61 mieast2° 44' 06.8"188.12 misouth974.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 9:36 AM1076 km668 miles581 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Mon 12:36 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteMon 7:36 AM2624 km1630 miles1417 nmWest W
RarotongaMon 7:36 AM3699 km2299 miles1997 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 7:36 AM4109 km2553 miles2219 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsMon 11:36 AM4245 km2638 miles2292 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiMon 6:36 AM4765 km2961 miles2573 nmWest W
Mexico CityMon 11:36 AM4887 km3037 miles2639 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Tue 7:36 AM5032 km3127 miles2717 nmWest W
GuatemalaMon 11:36 AM5122 km3183 miles2766 nmNortheast NE
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