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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 19:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 50' South, Longitude: 97° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.33 meters/second, 1516.8 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 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' 26.6"942.31 miwest0° 06' 07.5"7.02 minorth942.62 mi
24 hours14° 12' 52.6"930.78 mieast2° 59' 33.5"205.82 minorth960.90 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 2:54 PM1483 km922 miles801 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:54 PM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 2:54 PM2362 km1468 miles1275 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoFri 2:54 PM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Fri 4:54 PM3155 km1961 miles1704 nmSoutheast SE
La PazFri 3:54 PM3168 km1969 miles1711 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 3:54 PM3386 km2104 miles1828 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownFri 11:54 AM3386 km2104 miles1828 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreFri 3:54 PM3436 km2135 miles1855 nmEast E
San JoseFri 1:54 PM3525 km2191 miles1904 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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