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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 11:24:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 58%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 47' North, Longitude: 74° 58' 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"999.49 miWest0° 10' 29.9"12.03 miNorth999.38 mi
24 hours10° 45' 43.1"739.22 miEast3° 59' 42.7"274.57 miNorth785.14 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 PM90 km56 miles48 nmSouthwest SW
ManizalesThu 6:24 PM199 km124 miles107 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BucaramangaThu 6:24 PM208 km129 miles112 nmEast E
PereiraThu 6:24 PM232 km144 miles125 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MonteríaThu 6:24 PM241 km149 miles130 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BogotaThu 6:24 PM261 km162 miles141 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CúcutaThu 6:24 PM298 km185 miles161 nmEast-northeast ENE
VillavicencioThu 6:24 PM326 km203 miles176 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CartagenaThu 6:24 PM407 km253 miles220 nmNorth N
CaliThu 6:24 PM408 km254 miles220 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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