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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: 16%

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 Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 02' South, Longitude: 63° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.55 meters/second, 1575.2 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.31 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.2"978.64 miwest0° 10' 31.5"12.06 minorth979.03 mi
24 hours12° 25' 25.6"840.55 mieast4° 24' 48.9"303.34 minorth899.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RiberaltaSun 3:26 PM284 km176 miles153 nmWest-northwest WNW
Porto VelhoSun 3:26 PM364 km226 miles196 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSun 3:26 PM506 km315 miles273 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 3:26 PM563 km350 miles304 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CobijaSun 3:26 PM567 km352 miles306 nmWest W
Santa CruzSun 3:26 PM639 km397 miles345 nmSouth S
La PazSun 3:26 PM691 km429 miles373 nmSouthwest SW
SucreSun 3:26 PM794 km493 miles429 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 2:26 PM970 km603 miles524 nmWest W
ManausSun 3:26 PM1065 km661 miles575 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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