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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 = Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 12:26:00 AM.

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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: 68%

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 Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 56' North, Longitude: 79° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.84 meters/second, 1590.6 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' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 33' 02.0"988.21 miWest0° 09' 19.3"10.68 miNorth988.01 mi
24 hours10° 51' 04.8"737.01 miEast3° 27' 43.9"237.99 miNorth769.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ColónFri 7:26 PM189 km118 miles102 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PanamaFri 7:26 PM217 km135 miles117 nmSouth S
Santiago de VeraguasFri 7:26 PM368 km229 miles199 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CartagenaFri 7:26 PM410 km255 miles222 nmEast E
MonteríaFri 7:26 PM441 km274 miles238 nmEast-southeast ESE
DavidFri 7:26 PM447 km278 miles241 nmSouthwest SW
BarranquillaFri 7:26 PM486 km302 miles262 nmEast E
San JoseFri 6:26 PM542 km337 miles293 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlajuelaFri 6:26 PM554 km344 miles299 nmWest W
Puerto CabezasFri 6:26 PM565 km351 miles305 nmNorthwest NW

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