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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Friday, December 14, 2012 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 05' South, Longitude: 60° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.59 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.68 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 23' 14.2"940.66 miwest0° 05' 47.4"6.64 minorth940.96 mi
24 hours14° 18' 26.2"935.43 mieast2° 52' 32.0"197.77 minorth963.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa CruzFri 1:20 PM271 km169 miles147 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 1:20 PM299 km186 miles161 nmNorth N
SucreFri 1:20 PM449 km279 miles242 nmWest W
Asuncion *Fri 2:20 PM770 km478 miles415 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SaltaFri 2:20 PM778 km484 miles420 nmSouthwest SW
La PazFri 1:20 PM808 km502 miles436 nmWest-northwest WNW
TucumánFri 2:20 PM960 km597 miles518 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio BrancoFri 1:20 PM1245 km774 miles672 nmNorthwest NW
CórdobaFri 2:20 PM1403 km872 miles758 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Brasilia *Fri 3:20 PM1440 km894 miles777 nmEast-northeast ENE
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