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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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 59' South, Longitude: 75° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.88 meters/second, 1515.2 km/hour, 941.5 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' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 23' 19.0"941.29 miwest0° 05' 55.4"6.79 minorth941.60 mi
24 hours14° 16' 17.2"933.63 mieast2° 55' 18.0"200.94 minorth962.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaFri 1:20 PM498 km309 miles269 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 1:20 PM786 km489 miles425 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazFri 2:20 PM817 km507 miles441 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 2:20 PM1066 km662 miles575 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 2:20 PM1287 km799 miles695 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Fri 3:20 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaFri 3:20 PM1780 km1106 miles961 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilFri 1:20 PM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Fri 3:20 PM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoFri 1:20 PM2101 km1306 miles1135 nmNorth N
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