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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: 8%

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 Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 06' South, Longitude: 57° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.66 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.98 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 27.9"958.77 miwest0° 08' 37.6"9.89 minorth959.17 mi
24 hours13° 21' 51.2"888.33 mieast3° 49' 52.9"263.42 minorth934.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cuiabá *Sat 3:06 PM189 km117 miles102 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 2:06 PM345 km214 miles186 nmWest W
Barra do GarçasSat 3:06 PM588 km365 miles317 nmEast E
Santa CruzSat 2:06 PM608 km378 miles328 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreSat 2:06 PM861 km535 miles465 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Sat 3:06 PM1018 km632 miles549 nmSouth S
Brasilia *Sat 4:06 PM1057 km657 miles571 nmEast E
La PazSat 2:06 PM1110 km690 miles600 nmWest W
Rio BrancoSat 2:06 PM1284 km798 miles693 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Paulo *Sat 4:06 PM1427 km887 miles771 nmSoutheast SE
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