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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 7:24:00 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 19:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 53' South, Longitude: 90° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.18 meters/second, 1516.2 km/hour, 942.1 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' 24.1"941.90 miWest0° 06' 03.6"6.95 miNorth942.21 mi
24 hours14° 14' 00.6"931.66 miEast2° 58' 09.5"204.20 miNorth961.39 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 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:24 PM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmNorth N
Easter Island *Fri 2:24 PM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuayaquilFri 2:24 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 3:24 PM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmEast E
QuitoFri 2:24 PM2442 km1518 miles1319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Fri 4:24 PM2546 km1582 miles1375 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoFri 3:24 PM2629 km1634 miles1420 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 3:24 PM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmEast E
CórdobaFri 4:24 PM2981 km1852 miles1609 nmEast-southeast ESE

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