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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 11:36:00 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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 49' North, Longitude: 77° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.83 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.5 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' 04.9"999.42 miWest0° 10' 29.5"12.02 miNorth999.31 mi
24 hours10° 45' 43.4"739.18 miEast3° 59' 29.3"274.31 miNorth784.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MedellinThu 6:36 PM262 km163 miles142 nmEast-southeast ESE
PanamaThu 6:36 PM301 km187 miles163 nmNorthwest NW
MonteríaThu 6:36 PM307 km191 miles166 nmNortheast NE
ManizalesThu 6:36 PM327 km203 miles176 nmSoutheast SE
PereiraThu 6:36 PM328 km204 miles177 nmSoutheast SE
Santiago de VeraguasThu 6:36 PM371 km230 miles200 nmWest-northwest WNW
CaliThu 6:36 PM404 km251 miles218 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CartagenaThu 6:36 PM476 km295 miles257 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaThu 6:36 PM487 km303 miles263 nmEast-southeast ESE
BucaramangaThu 6:36 PM527 km327 miles284 nmEast E

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