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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 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 56' South, Longitude: 81° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.99 meters/second, 1515.6 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.70 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 23' 20.9"941.55 miwest0° 05' 58.5"6.85 minorth941.85 mi
24 hours14° 15' 25.1"932.91 mieast2° 56' 23.8"202.19 minorth962.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 1:44 PM880 km547 miles475 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 2:44 PM1406 km873 miles759 nmEast E
SucreFri 2:44 PM1672 km1039 miles903 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 2:44 PM1744 km1084 miles942 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 1:44 PM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmNorth N
Santiago *Fri 3:44 PM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuitoFri 1:44 PM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmNorth N
CórdobaFri 3:44 PM2194 km1363 miles1185 nmSoutheast SE
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:44 PM2199 km1366 miles1187 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Fri 3:44 PM2521 km1566 miles1361 nmEast-southeast ESE
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