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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: 68%
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 Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 55' North
Longitude: 77° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.88 meters/second, 1590.8 km/hour, 988.4 miles/hour or 858.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 33' 02.1"988.36 miwest0° 09' 19.8"10.69 minorth988.16 mi
24 hours10° 51' 01.4"737.05 mieast3° 27' 56.6"238.25 minorth770.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CartagenaFri 7:16 PM177 km110 miles96 nmEast-southeast ESE
BarranquillaFri 7:16 PM248 km154 miles134 nmEast E
MonteríaFri 7:16 PM273 km170 miles147 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PanamaFri 7:16 PM341 km212 miles184 nmSouthwest SW
Santiago de VeraguasFri 7:16 PM529 km329 miles286 nmSouthwest SW
MedellinFri 7:16 PM541 km336 miles292 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaracaiboFri 7:46 PM598 km372 miles323 nmEast E
BucaramangaFri 7:16 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSoutheast SE
CúcutaFri 7:16 PM601 km374 miles325 nmEast-southeast ESE
DavidFri 7:16 PM648 km403 miles350 nmWest-southwest WSW
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