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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 6:20:00 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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 59' South, Longitude: 75° 07' West

The ground speed is currently 420.87 meters/second, 1515.1 kilometres/hour, 941.5 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' 05.9"0.11 miNorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 23' 18.9"941.22 miWest0° 05' 55.2"6.79 miNorth941.52 mi
24 hours14° 16' 19.5"933.60 miEast2° 55' 14.8"200.87 miNorth962.53 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 1:20 PM475 km295 miles257 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 1:20 PM702 km436 miles379 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Antofagasta *Fri 3:20 PM712 km442 miles384 nmSoutheast SE
La PazFri 2:20 PM790 km491 miles427 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaFri 1:20 PM793 km493 miles428 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CochabambaFri 2:20 PM964 km599 miles521 nmEast E
SucreFri 2:20 PM1038 km645 miles560 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 2:20 PM1269 km788 miles685 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Fri 3:20 PM1662 km1033 miles897 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaFri 3:20 PM1762 km1095 miles951 nmSoutheast SE

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