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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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 51' North
Longitude: 80° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.80 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 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"999.44 miwest0° 10' 29.0"12.01 minorth999.32 mi
24 hours10° 45' 43.6"739.19 mieast3° 59' 19.1"274.14 minorth784.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santiago de VeraguasThu 6:44 PM170 km106 miles92 nmNorthwest NW
PanamaThu 6:44 PM246 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DavidThu 6:44 PM312 km194 miles169 nmNorthwest NW
MedellinThu 6:44 PM501 km311 miles270 nmEast E
MonteríaThu 6:44 PM510 km317 miles275 nmEast-northeast ENE
PereiraThu 6:44 PM536 km333 miles289 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManizalesThu 6:44 PM542 km337 miles293 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaliThu 6:44 PM551 km342 miles297 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseThu 5:44 PM557 km346 miles301 nmNorthwest NW
AlajuelaThu 5:44 PM574 km357 miles310 nmNorthwest NW
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