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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: 48%
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 Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 30' North
Longitude: 92° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.36 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 41.1"1005.19 miwest0° 11' 16.3"12.91 minorth1005.20 mi
24 hours10° 50' 00.3"748.70 mieast4° 22' 08.6"300.23 minorth804.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsWed 5:52 PM522 km325 miles282 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseWed 5:52 PM1272 km790 miles687 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaWed 5:52 PM1292 km803 miles698 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 5:52 PM1303 km810 miles703 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaWed 5:52 PM1322 km822 miles714 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 5:52 PM1364 km848 miles737 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaWed 5:52 PM1423 km884 miles768 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilWed 6:52 PM1534 km953 miles828 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoWed 6:52 PM1626 km1011 miles878 nmEast E
PanamaWed 6:52 PM1642 km1020 miles887 nmEast-northeast ENE
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