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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 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 54' South, Longitude: 86° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.09 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.5 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' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 23' 22.7"941.78 miwest0° 06' 01.3"6.91 minorth942.09 mi
24 hours14° 14' 37.5"932.24 mieast2° 57' 23.6"203.34 minorth961.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 2:06 PM1259 km783 miles680 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 3:06 PM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 2:06 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:06 PM2022 km1256 miles1092 nmNorth N
SucreFri 3:06 PM2227 km1384 miles1202 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 3:06 PM2233 km1387 miles1206 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoFri 2:06 PM2239 km1391 miles1209 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Fri 4:06 PM2246 km1396 miles1213 nmSoutheast SE
Easter Island *Fri 2:06 PM2513 km1561 miles1357 nmWest-southwest WSW
CórdobaFri 4:06 PM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmSoutheast SE
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