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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 7:06:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 57' South, Longitude: 71° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.01 meters/second, 1544.4 km/hour, 959.7 miles/hour or 833.9 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' 08.7"0.17 miNorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 25' 33.6"959.49 miWest0° 08' 43.2"10.00 miNorth959.88 mi
24 hours13° 19' 33.8"886.35 miEast3° 51' 40.3"265.45 miNorth932.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaSat 2:06 PM63 km39 miles34 nmSoutheast SE
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 2:06 PM317 km197 miles171 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazSat 3:06 PM408 km254 miles220 nmEast E
CobijaSat 3:06 PM642 km399 miles347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 2:06 PM702 km436 miles379 nmNorthwest NW
SucreSat 3:06 PM784 km487 miles423 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 3:06 PM796 km494 miles430 nmNortheast NE
RiberaltaSat 3:06 PM836 km520 miles452 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilSat 2:06 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Sat 4:06 PM1808 km1124 miles977 nmSoutheast SE

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