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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 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' South, Longitude: 126° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.17 meters/second, 1498.2 km/hour, 931.0 miles/hour or 809.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.52 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 21' 58.5"930.67 miwest0° 02' 49.3"3.24 minorth930.82 mi
24 hours14° 56' 42.3"968.14 mieast1° 48' 28.5"124.36 minorth981.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 12:52 PM606 km377 miles327 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Gambier IslandsThu 11:52 AM892 km554 miles481 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 3:52 PM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteThu 10:52 AM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 10:52 AM3427 km2130 miles1851 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 10:52 AM4152 km2580 miles2242 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 9:52 AM4509 km2802 miles2435 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 10:52 AM4828 km3000 miles2607 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 9:52 AM5019 km3119 miles2710 nmWest W
Mexico CityThu 2:52 PM5350 km3325 miles2889 nmNortheast NE

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