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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 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 59' South, Longitude: 73° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.85 meters/second, 1515.0 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.69 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 23' 18.6"941.23 miwest0° 05' 54.6"6.78 minorth941.53 mi
24 hours14° 16' 30.1"933.81 mieast2° 55' 01.4"200.62 minorth962.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaFri 1:14 PM383 km238 miles207 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:14 PM675 km420 miles365 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaFri 1:14 PM836 km519 miles451 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreFri 2:14 PM914 km568 miles494 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 2:14 PM1195 km743 miles645 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Fri 3:14 PM1633 km1015 miles882 nmSouth S
CórdobaFri 3:14 PM1691 km1051 miles913 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Asuncion *Fri 3:14 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilFri 1:14 PM1966 km1221 miles1061 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoFri 1:14 PM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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