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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 44' South, Longitude: 66° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.50 meters/second, 1495.8 km/hour, 929.5 miles/hour or 807.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"15.49 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 21' 40.6"929.20 miwest0° 01' 52.3"2.15 misouth929.11 mi
24 hours15° 21' 13.3"993.36 mieast0° 00' 22.2"0.43 misouth993.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PotosiWed 11:36 AM149 km92 miles80 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarijaWed 11:36 AM203 km126 miles109 nmEast-southeast ESE
SucreWed 11:36 AM228 km141 miles123 nmNortheast NE
SaltaWed 12:36 PM462 km287 miles250 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa CruzWed 11:36 AM477 km296 miles257 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 11:36 AM499 km310 miles270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TucumánWed 12:36 PM687 km427 miles371 nmSouth S
San Ignacio de VelascoWed 11:36 AM757 km470 miles408 nmNortheast NE
Asuncion *Wed 12:36 PM1037 km645 miles560 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoWed 11:36 AM1198 km744 miles647 nmNorth N
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