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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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 23' South, Longitude: 107° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.60 meters/second, 1510.6 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 22' 42.1"938.35 miwest0° 05' 14.0"6.00 misouth938.12 mi
24 hours15° 09' 38.9"989.38 mieast1° 24' 31.4"96.91 misouth989.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Tue 12:26 PM864 km537 miles467 nmSouth S
AdamstownTue 9:26 AM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsTue 11:26 AM2863 km1779 miles1546 nmNortheast NE
LimaTue 12:26 PM3408 km2118 miles1840 nmEast E
QuitoTue 12:26 PM3851 km2393 miles2079 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Tue 2:26 PM4007 km2490 miles2164 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseTue 11:26 AM4169 km2591 miles2251 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 11:26 AM4198 km2609 miles2267 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 11:26 AM4218 km2621 miles2277 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaTue 11:26 AM4223 km2624 miles2280 nmNortheast NE
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