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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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 51' South, Longitude: 95° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.28 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 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' 25.7"942.20 miwest0° 06' 06.3"7.00 minorth942.51 mi
24 hours14° 13' 14.5"931.09 mieast2° 59' 06.6"205.30 minorth961.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Fri 2:44 PM1682 km1045 miles908 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:44 PM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 2:44 PM2120 km1317 miles1145 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 2:44 PM2507 km1558 miles1354 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 2:44 PM2775 km1724 miles1498 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 3:44 PM2916 km1812 miles1574 nmEast E
Santiago *Fri 4:44 PM2953 km1835 miles1594 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoFri 3:44 PM3140 km1951 miles1696 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 3:44 PM3184 km1979 miles1719 nmEast E
San JoseFri 1:44 PM3422 km2126 miles1848 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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