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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 3:42:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 15:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 44' South, Longitude: 52° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.53 meters/second, 1495.9 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' 21.8"15.49 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miNorth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 21' 46.8"929.22 miWest0° 02' 00.5"2.30 miNorth929.33 mi
24 hours15° 04' 04.0"974.79 miEast1° 30' 16.8"103.51 miNorth984.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Campo Grande *Thu 12:42 PM244 km151 miles132 nmWest W
Pedro Juan Caballero *Thu 12:42 PM407 km253 miles220 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pirassununga *Thu 1:42 PM525 km326 miles283 nmEast-southeast ESE
Barra do GarçasThu 12:42 PM536 km333 miles290 nmNorth N
Goiânia *Thu 1:42 PM552 km343 miles298 nmNortheast NE
Ciudad del Este *Thu 12:42 PM579 km360 miles313 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fuerte Olimpo *Thu 12:42 PM580 km361 miles313 nmWest W
Foz do Iguaçu *Thu 1:42 PM581 km361 miles314 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Campinas *Thu 1:42 PM593 km368 miles320 nmEast-southeast ESE
Curitiba *Thu 1:42 PM605 km376 miles327 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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