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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 19:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 53' South
Longitude: 90° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.18 meters/second, 1516.3 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.70 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 23' 24.2"941.98 miwest0° 06' 03.7"6.95 minorth942.29 mi
24 hours14° 13' 58.3"931.69 mieast2° 58' 12.5"204.27 minorth961.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 2:24 PM1651 km1026 miles892 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:24 PM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmNorth N
Easter Island *Fri 2:24 PM2109 km1311 miles1139 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuayaquilFri 2:24 PM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 3:24 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmEast E
QuitoFri 2:24 PM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Fri 4:24 PM2566 km1594 miles1385 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoFri 3:24 PM2656 km1650 miles1434 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 3:24 PM2680 km1666 miles1447 nmEast E
CórdobaFri 4:24 PM3006 km1868 miles1623 nmEast-southeast ESE
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