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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: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 42' South, Longitude: 67° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.65 meters/second, 1496.3 km/hour, 929.8 miles/hour or 808.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.50 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 21' 49.0"929.55 miwest0° 02' 10.8"2.50 minorth929.67 mi
24 hours15° 02' 37.3"973.53 mieast1° 34' 08.7"107.94 minorth984.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Iquique *Thu 1:46 PM243 km151 miles131 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreThu 12:46 PM331 km206 miles179 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazThu 12:46 PM465 km289 miles251 nmNorth N
SaltaThu 1:46 PM520 km323 miles281 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa CruzThu 12:46 PM591 km367 miles319 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaThu 11:46 AM610 km379 miles330 nmNorthwest NW
TucumánThu 1:46 PM731 km454 miles395 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 12:46 PM874 km543 miles472 nmEast-northeast ENE
Asuncion *Thu 1:46 PM1167 km725 miles630 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoThu 12:46 PM1186 km737 miles640 nmNorth N
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