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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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 04' South, Longitude: 63° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.64 meters/second, 1514.3 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.7 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' 15.1"940.77 miwest0° 05' 48.8"6.66 minorth941.06 mi
24 hours14° 18' 04.8"935.13 mieast2° 52' 59.8"198.30 minorth963.46 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 1:30 PM143 km89 miles77 nmNorth N
SucreFri 1:30 PM196 km122 miles106 nmWest W
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 1:30 PM394 km245 miles212 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 1:30 PM576 km358 miles311 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaltaFri 2:30 PM667 km414 miles360 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TucumánFri 2:30 PM879 km546 miles475 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Asuncion *Fri 2:30 PM909 km565 miles491 nmSoutheast SE
RiberaltaFri 1:30 PM935 km581 miles505 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoFri 1:30 PM1111 km691 miles600 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CórdobaFri 2:30 PM1371 km852 miles740 nmSouth S
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