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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: 9%

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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 03' South, Longitude: 62° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.77 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.99 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 25' 29.5"959.01 miwest0° 08' 39.4"9.92 minorth959.41 mi
24 hours13° 21' 09.2"887.74 mieast3° 50' 25.9"264.05 minorth933.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 2:24 PM124 km77 miles67 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa CruzSat 2:24 PM225 km140 miles122 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreSat 2:24 PM473 km294 miles255 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSat 2:24 PM649 km403 miles350 nmWest W
RiberaltaSat 2:24 PM704 km438 miles380 nmNorthwest NW
CobijaSat 2:24 PM913 km567 miles493 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoSat 2:24 PM915 km569 miles494 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sat 3:24 PM1122 km697 miles606 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausSat 2:24 PM1448 km900 miles782 nmNorth N
Brasilia *Sat 4:24 PM1520 km944 miles821 nmEast E
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