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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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' South, Longitude: 91° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.84 meters/second, 1497.0 km/hour, 930.2 miles/hour or 808.3 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' 02.3"0.05 minorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.5"929.99 miwest0° 02' 26.3"2.80 minorth930.11 mi
24 hours15° 00' 21.0"971.47 mieast1° 39' 54.2"114.54 minorth983.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 1:24 PM1799 km1118 miles971 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Thu 1:24 PM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 12:24 PM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmNorth N
GuayaquilThu 1:24 PM2387 km1484 miles1289 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Thu 3:24 PM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmSoutheast SE
La PazThu 2:24 PM2491 km1548 miles1345 nmEast E
QuitoThu 1:24 PM2656 km1650 miles1434 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreThu 2:24 PM2736 km1700 miles1477 nmEast E
Rio BrancoThu 2:24 PM2784 km1730 miles1503 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaThu 3:24 PM2961 km1840 miles1599 nmEast-southeast ESE
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