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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 00:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 41' North
Longitude: 107° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.31 meters/second, 1617.5 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 42.6"1005.07 miwest0° 11' 14.8"12.88 minorth1005.07 mi
24 hours10° 49' 36.5"748.13 mieast4° 21' 21.2"299.33 minorth803.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoWed 6:52 PM1767 km1098 miles954 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsWed 6:52 PM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmEast E
GuadalajaraWed 6:52 PM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 6:52 PM2059 km1279 miles1112 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 6:52 PM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzWed 6:52 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanWed 5:52 PM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmNorth N
GuatemalaWed 6:52 PM2275 km1413 miles1228 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 6:52 PM2344 km1457 miles1266 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaWed 6:52 PM2551 km1585 miles1377 nmEast-northeast ENE
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