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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: 4%
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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 16:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 16' South
Longitude: 89° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.94 meters/second, 1511.8 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.66 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 22' 47.4"939.12 miwest0° 05' 25.0"6.21 misouth938.88 mi
24 hours15° 08' 11.9"988.51 mieast1° 29' 15.0"102.33 misouth989.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaTue 11:08 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsTue 10:08 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmNorth N
GuayaquilTue 11:08 AM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Tue 11:08 AM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazTue 12:08 PM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmEast E
QuitoTue 11:08 AM2412 km1499 miles1302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Tue 1:08 PM2425 km1507 miles1310 nmSoutheast SE
SucreTue 12:08 PM2525 km1569 miles1363 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 12:08 PM2527 km1570 miles1364 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaTue 1:08 PM2854 km1774 miles1541 nmEast-southeast ESE
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