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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: 4%

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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 44' South, Longitude: 109° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.57 meters/second, 1517.7 km/hour, 943.0 miles/hour or 819.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.72 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 23' 30.7"942.79 miwest0° 06' 14.0"7.15 minorth943.10 mi
24 hours14° 11' 02.8"929.19 mieast3° 01' 47.2"208.35 minorth959.93 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 3:44 PM926 km575 miles500 nmSouth S
AdamstownFri 12:44 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 2:44 PM2970 km1845 miles1603 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 3:44 PM3601 km2238 miles1944 nmEast E
QuitoFri 3:44 PM3997 km2484 miles2158 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteFri 10:44 AM4189 km2603 miles2262 nmWest W
Santiago *Fri 5:44 PM4220 km2622 miles2278 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorFri 2:44 PM4248 km2639 miles2294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 2:44 PM4255 km2644 miles2298 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 2:44 PM4258 km2646 miles2299 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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