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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 Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 38' North, Longitude: 103° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.32 meters/second, 1617.6 km/hour, 1005.1 miles/hour or 873.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 42.2"1005.04 miwest0° 11' 15.2"12.89 minorth1005.04 mi
24 hours10° 49' 43.5"748.25 mieast4° 21' 35.5"299.58 minorth804.11 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 6:34 PM1546 km961 miles835 nmEast-southeast ESE
AcapulcoWed 6:34 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 6:34 PM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 6:34 PM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaWed 6:34 PM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 6:34 PM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzWed 6:34 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraWed 6:34 PM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmNorth N
AguascalientesWed 6:34 PM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmNorth N
ManaguaWed 6:34 PM2129 km1323 miles1150 nmEast-northeast ENE

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