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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 6:34:00 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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' South, Longitude: 78° 29' 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"941.36 miWest0° 05' 57.1"6.82 miNorth941.67 mi
24 hours14° 15' 49.3"933.18 miEast2° 55' 53.3"201.60 miNorth962.28 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 PM779 km484 miles421 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 1:34 PM904 km562 miles488 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:34 PM1130 km702 miles610 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 2:34 PM1391 km864 miles751 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 2:34 PM1518 km943 miles820 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Fri 3:34 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GuayaquilFri 1:34 PM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmNorth N
CórdobaFri 3:34 PM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoFri 1:34 PM2073 km1288 miles1119 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Fri 3:34 PM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmEast-southeast ESE

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