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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 Friday, December 21, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 59' North, Longitude: 92° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.67 meters/second, 1608.0 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 33' 05.1"999.07 miwest0° 10' 27.1"11.97 minorth998.95 mi
24 hours10° 45' 45.8"738.95 mieast3° 58' 22.7"273.04 minorth784.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San SalvadorThu 6:34 PM812 km505 miles439 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EscuintlaThu 6:34 PM824 km512 miles445 nmNorth N
Santa AnaThu 6:34 PM827 km514 miles447 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San MiguelThu 6:34 PM843 km524 miles455 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 6:34 PM863 km536 miles466 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 6:34 PM867 km539 miles468 nmNortheast NE
MasayaThu 6:34 PM869 km540 miles469 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsThu 6:34 PM919 km571 miles496 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San JoseThu 6:34 PM953 km592 miles514 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaThu 6:34 PM955 km594 miles516 nmNortheast NE

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