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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 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 27' South, Longitude: 119° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.38 meters/second, 1509.8 km/hour, 938.1 miles/hour or 815.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 22' 38.8"937.81 miwest0° 05' 06.9"5.87 misouth937.58 mi
24 hours15° 10' 32.3"989.84 mieast1° 21' 28.8"93.42 misouth990.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownTue 10:16 AM1216 km755 miles656 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Tue 1:16 PM1376 km855 miles743 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteTue 8:16 AM3130 km1945 miles1690 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsTue 12:16 PM3894 km2420 miles2103 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaTue 8:16 AM4152 km2580 miles2242 nmWest W
LimaTue 1:16 PM4660 km2896 miles2516 nmEast E
KiritimatiWed 8:16 AM4716 km2931 miles2547 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityTue 12:16 PM4864 km3022 miles2626 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 12:16 PM4959 km3081 miles2677 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 12:16 PM4981 km3095 miles2690 nmNortheast NE

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