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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: 58%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 47' North
Longitude: 75° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.86 meters/second, 1608.7 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 33' 04.8"999.56 miwest0° 10' 29.9"12.03 minorth999.45 mi
24 hours10° 45' 43.1"739.27 mieast3° 59' 41.5"274.56 minorth785.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MedellinThu 6:24 PM72 km44 miles39 nmSouthwest SW
ManizalesThu 6:24 PM195 km121 miles105 nmSouth S
PereiraThu 6:24 PM224 km139 miles121 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MonteríaThu 6:24 PM229 km142 miles124 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BucaramangaThu 6:24 PM232 km144 miles125 nmEast E
BogotaThu 6:24 PM270 km168 miles146 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CúcutaThu 6:24 PM325 km202 miles176 nmEast-northeast ENE
VillavicencioThu 6:24 PM341 km212 miles184 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CaliThu 6:24 PM400 km248 miles216 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CartagenaThu 6:24 PM401 km249 miles217 nmNorth N
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