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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 of the movement is currently 420.41 meters/second, 1513.5 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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.

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
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
TucumánTue 11:26 AM857 km533 miles463 nmSouth S
RiberaltaTue 10:26 AM909 km565 miles491 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Tue 11:26 AM989 km615 miles534 nmSoutheast SE
CobijaTue 10:26 AM1001 km622 miles541 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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