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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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 52' South
Longitude: 93° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.23 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.71 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 23' 24.9"942.09 miwest0° 06' 05.0"6.97 minorth942.40 mi
24 hours14° 13' 36.4"931.39 mieast2° 58' 39.5"204.79 minorth961.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 2:34 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Fri 2:34 PM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:34 PM2024 km1257 miles1093 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilFri 2:34 PM2339 km1453 miles1263 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 2:34 PM2608 km1620 miles1408 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 3:34 PM2663 km1655 miles1438 nmEast E
Santiago *Fri 4:34 PM2756 km1712 miles1488 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoFri 3:34 PM2897 km1800 miles1564 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 3:34 PM2932 km1822 miles1583 nmEast E
CórdobaFri 4:34 PM3221 km2002 miles1739 nmEast-southeast ESE
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