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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 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 33' South
Longitude: 121° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.12 meters/second, 1498.0 km/hour, 930.8 miles/hour or 808.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.52 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 21' 57.6"930.62 miwest0° 02' 46.2"3.18 minorth930.77 mi
24 hours14° 57' 12.7"968.66 mieast1° 47' 19.6"123.05 minorth981.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 12:32 PM971 km603 miles524 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 3:32 PM1478 km918 miles798 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteThu 10:32 AM2918 km1813 miles1575 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 10:32 AM3922 km2437 miles2118 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsThu 2:32 PM4139 km2572 miles2235 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiFri 10:32 AM4582 km2847 miles2474 nmWest-northwest WNW
LimaThu 3:32 PM4880 km3033 miles2635 nmEast E
AlofiThu 9:32 AM5006 km3110 miles2703 nmWest W
Mexico CityThu 2:32 PM5076 km3154 miles2741 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 2:32 PM5193 km3227 miles2804 nmNortheast NE
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