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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 20:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 33' South, Longitude: 124° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.15 meters/second, 1498.1 km/hour, 930.9 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' 58.1"930.68 miwest0° 02' 47.7"3.21 minorth930.83 mi
24 hours14° 56' 57.6"968.43 mieast1° 47' 54.1"123.71 minorth981.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 12:42 PM771 km479 miles416 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Thu 3:42 PM1695 km1053 miles915 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteThu 10:42 AM2668 km1658 miles1441 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 10:42 AM3675 km2283 miles1984 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsThu 2:42 PM4363 km2711 miles2356 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiFri 10:42 AM4365 km2712 miles2357 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 9:42 AM4758 km2956 miles2569 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 10:42 AM5078 km3155 miles2742 nmWest W
LimaThu 3:42 PM5130 km3187 miles2770 nmEast E
Mexico CityThu 2:42 PM5208 km3236 miles2812 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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