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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 01:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 49' North, Longitude: 117° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.27 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 43.8"1004.98 miwest0° 11' 13.7"12.86 minorth1004.98 mi
24 hours10° 49' 21.3"747.76 mieast4° 20' 49.0"298.71 minorth803.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoWed 7:32 PM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 7:32 PM2476 km1538 miles1337 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanWed 6:32 PM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 7:32 PM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityWed 7:32 PM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 6:32 PM2978 km1850 miles1608 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsWed 7:32 PM3088 km1919 miles1667 nmEast E
GuatemalaWed 7:32 PM3196 km1986 miles1726 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorWed 7:32 PM3297 km2049 miles1780 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownWed 5:32 PM3389 km2106 miles1830 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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