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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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 49' North, Longitude: 78° 09' 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"999.48 miwest0° 10' 29.5"12.02 minorth999.37 mi
24 hours10° 45' 43.4"739.22 mieast3° 59' 28.1"274.31 minorth785.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PanamaThu 6:36 PM284 km176 miles153 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MedellinThu 6:36 PM289 km179 miles156 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonteríaThu 6:36 PM329 km205 miles178 nmNortheast NE
Santiago de VeraguasThu 6:36 PM343 km213 miles185 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManizalesThu 6:36 PM349 km217 miles189 nmSoutheast SE
PereiraThu 6:36 PM351 km218 miles189 nmSoutheast SE
CaliThu 6:36 PM420 km261 miles227 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CartagenaThu 6:36 PM488 km303 miles264 nmNortheast NE
DavidThu 6:36 PM505 km314 miles273 nmWest-northwest WNW
BogotaThu 6:36 PM511 km317 miles276 nmEast-southeast ESE
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