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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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 29' South
Longitude: 124° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.30 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.63 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 22' 37.4"937.68 miwest0° 05' 04.2"5.81 misouth937.46 mi
24 hours15° 10' 53.1"990.11 mieast1° 20' 15.3"92.02 misouth990.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownTue 10:36 AM828 km515 miles447 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Tue 1:36 PM1786 km1110 miles964 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteTue 8:36 AM2627 km1632 miles1418 nmWest W
RarotongaTue 8:36 AM3655 km2271 miles1973 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 8:36 AM4273 km2655 miles2307 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsTue 12:36 PM4348 km2702 miles2348 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiTue 7:36 AM4734 km2942 miles2556 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 8:36 AM5040 km3132 miles2721 nmWest W
Mexico CityTue 12:36 PM5132 km3189 miles2771 nmNortheast NE
LimaTue 1:36 PM5163 km3208 miles2788 nmEast E
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