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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 = Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 2:26:00 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: 5%

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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 14:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 06' South, Longitude: 64° 34' West

The ground speed is currently 420.41 meters/second, 1513.5 kilometres/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.67 miWest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 miSouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 22' 54.5"940.10 miWest0° 05' 39.3"6.48 miSouth939.85 mi
24 hours15° 06' 09.5"987.19 miEast1° 35' 26.3"109.42 miSouth988.38 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SucreTue 10:26 AM74 km46 miles40 nmWest W
PotosiTue 10:26 AM136 km84 miles73 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santa CruzTue 10:26 AM207 km128 miles112 nmNortheast NE
CochabambaTue 10:26 AM253 km157 miles137 nmNorthwest NW
La PazTue 10:26 AM475 km295 miles256 nmNorthwest NW
San Ignacio de VelascoTue 10:26 AM487 km303 miles263 nmNortheast NE
SaltaTue 11:26 AM636 km395 miles343 nmSouth S
Fuerte Olimpo *Tue 11:26 AM732 km455 miles395 nmEast-southeast ESE
Antofagasta *Tue 11:26 AM786 km489 miles425 nmSouthwest SW
ArequipaTue 9:26 AM797 km495 miles430 nmWest-northwest WNW

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