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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 14, 2012 at 5:24:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 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° 41' 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"940.63 miWest0° 05' 47.7"6.65 miNorth940.92 mi
24 hours14° 18' 20.0"935.28 miEast2° 52' 40.1"197.91 miNorth963.51 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 PM212 km132 miles115 nmNorthwest NW
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 1:24 PM308 km191 miles166 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreFri 1:24 PM376 km234 miles203 nmWest W
La PazFri 1:24 PM740 km460 miles399 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaltaFri 2:24 PM740 km460 miles400 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Asuncion *Fri 2:24 PM805 km500 miles434 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TucumánFri 2:24 PM931 km578 miles503 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RiberaltaFri 1:24 PM1008 km626 miles544 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoFri 1:24 PM1204 km748 miles650 nmNorthwest NW
CórdobaFri 2:24 PM1390 km864 miles751 nmSouth S

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