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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: 17%

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 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 55' South, Longitude: 73° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.77 meters/second, 1576.0 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.32 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 27' 59.1"979.13 miwest0° 10' 33.8"12.10 minorth979.52 mi
24 hours12° 24' 03.4"839.36 mieast4° 25' 26.1"304.05 minorth898.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 3:06 PM162 km101 miles88 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HuancayoSun 3:06 PM206 km128 miles111 nmWest W
CuzcoSun 3:06 PM233 km145 miles126 nmSoutheast SE
LimaSun 3:06 PM406 km252 miles219 nmWest W
CobijaSun 4:06 PM506 km314 miles273 nmEast E
ArequipaSun 3:06 PM534 km332 miles288 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoSun 4:06 PM638 km396 miles344 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazSun 4:06 PM756 km469 miles408 nmSoutheast SE
RiberaltaSun 4:06 PM798 km496 miles431 nmEast E
SucreSun 4:06 PM1169 km726 miles631 nmSoutheast SE

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