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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: 36%

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 Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 45' South, Longitude: 55° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.71 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.0"1003.73 miwest0° 11' 40.7"13.37 minorth1003.90 mi
24 hours11° 09' 06.1"770.54 mieast4° 37' 27.2"317.74 minorth834.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SantarémTue 5:32 PM99 km61 miles53 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManausTue 4:32 PM501 km311 miles270 nmWest W
São Félix do XinguTue 5:32 PM583 km362 miles315 nmSoutheast SE
BelémTue 5:32 PM797 km495 miles431 nmEast E
CayenneTue 5:32 PM922 km573 miles498 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 5:32 PM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth N
ParamariboTue 5:32 PM949 km590 miles513 nmNorth N
Nieuw NickerieTue 5:32 PM975 km606 miles526 nmNorth N
LindenTue 4:32 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GeorgetownTue 4:32 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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