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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 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 58' South, Longitude: 69° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.96 meters/second, 1544.3 km/hour, 959.6 miles/hour or 833.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.99 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 25' 32.8"959.37 miwest0° 08' 42.5"9.98 minorth959.77 mi
24 hours13° 19' 54.6"886.64 mieast3° 51' 24.2"265.14 minorth932.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La PazSat 2:56 PM185 km115 miles100 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArequipaSat 1:56 PM195 km121 miles105 nmWest-southwest WSW
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 1:56 PM430 km267 miles232 nmNorthwest NW
CobijaSat 2:56 PM558 km347 miles301 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSat 2:56 PM586 km364 miles317 nmSoutheast SE
RiberaltaSat 2:56 PM680 km423 miles367 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoSat 2:56 PM696 km432 miles376 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 1:56 PM896 km557 miles484 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 2:56 PM943 km586 miles509 nmEast E
Asuncion *Sat 3:56 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmSoutheast SE

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