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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 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 04' South, Longitude: 61° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.61 meters/second, 1514.2 km/hour, 940.9 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' 14.6"940.70 miwest0° 05' 48.0"6.65 minorth941.00 mi
24 hours14° 18' 17.7"935.31 mieast2° 52' 43.2"197.98 minorth963.56 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 1:24 PM192 km119 miles104 nmNorthwest NW
SucreFri 1:24 PM348 km216 miles188 nmWest W
La PazFri 1:24 PM713 km443 miles385 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaltaFri 2:24 PM726 km451 miles392 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Asuncion *Fri 2:24 PM819 km509 miles442 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TucumánFri 2:24 PM921 km572 miles497 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio BrancoFri 1:24 PM1187 km737 miles641 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CórdobaFri 2:24 PM1386 km861 miles748 nmSouth S
Brasilia *Fri 3:24 PM1538 km956 miles831 nmEast-northeast ENE
RosarioFri 2:24 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmSouth S
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