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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 6:14:00 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 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 60' South, Longitude: 73° 41' West

The ground speed is currently 420.84 meters/second, 1515.0 kilometres/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 18.5"941.15 miWest0° 05' 54.4"6.77 miNorth941.45 mi
24 hours14° 16' 32.6"933.78 miEast2° 54' 58.4"200.55 miNorth962.64 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaFri 1:14 PM366 km227 miles198 nmNortheast NE
Antofagasta *Fri 3:14 PM618 km384 miles333 nmSouth-southeast SSE
La PazFri 2:14 PM650 km404 miles351 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 1:14 PM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth N
CochabambaFri 2:14 PM815 km507 miles440 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaFri 1:14 PM847 km527 miles458 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreFri 2:14 PM886 km551 miles478 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 2:14 PM1180 km733 miles637 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Fri 3:14 PM1629 km1012 miles879 nmSouth S
CórdobaFri 3:14 PM1675 km1041 miles904 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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