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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 19:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 35' South, Longitude: 110° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.01 meters/second, 1497.6 km/hour, 930.6 miles/hour or 808.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.51 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 21' 55.5"930.37 miwest0° 02' 38.4"3.03 minorth930.50 mi
24 hours14° 58' 27.6"969.77 mieast1° 44' 26.5"119.74 minorth982.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Thu 2:42 PM723 km449 miles390 nmSouth S
AdamstownThu 11:42 AM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 1:42 PM3111 km1933 miles1680 nmNortheast NE
LimaThu 2:42 PM3642 km2263 miles1966 nmEast E
QuitoThu 2:42 PM4103 km2550 miles2216 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Thu 4:42 PM4128 km2565 miles2229 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteThu 9:42 AM4166 km2588 miles2249 nmWest W
San JoseThu 1:42 PM4412 km2741 miles2382 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 1:42 PM4425 km2749 miles2389 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazThu 3:42 PM4434 km2755 miles2394 nmEast E

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