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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 6:24:00 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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 59' South, Longitude: 76° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.89 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' 19.3"941.26 miWest0° 05' 55.8"6.80 miNorth941.56 mi
24 hours14° 16' 11.0"933.48 miEast2° 55' 25.8"201.08 miNorth962.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaFri 1:24 PM560 km348 miles302 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 1:24 PM748 km465 miles404 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 1:24 PM772 km480 miles417 nmNorth N
La PazFri 2:24 PM886 km551 miles478 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 2:24 PM1139 km707 miles615 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 2:24 PM1335 km829 miles721 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Fri 3:24 PM1691 km1051 miles913 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaFri 3:24 PM1824 km1133 miles985 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilFri 1:24 PM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Fri 3:24 PM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmEast-southeast ESE

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