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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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 57' South, Longitude: 78° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.94 meters/second, 1515.4 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.2 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' 20.1"941.44 miwest0° 05' 57.2"6.83 minorth941.75 mi
24 hours14° 15' 46.8"933.21 mieast2° 55' 56.3"201.67 minorth962.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 1:34 PM785 km488 miles424 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 2:34 PM1158 km719 miles625 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 2:34 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 2:34 PM1540 km957 miles831 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Fri 3:34 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GuayaquilFri 1:34 PM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmNorth N
CórdobaFri 3:34 PM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoFri 1:34 PM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Fri 3:34 PM2284 km1419 miles1233 nmEast-southeast ESE
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:34 PM2323 km1443 miles1254 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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