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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 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 56' North, Longitude: 79° 31' 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"988.27 miwest0° 09' 19.1"10.68 minorth988.07 mi
24 hours10° 51' 05.2"737.06 mieast3° 27' 42.2"237.98 minorth770.01 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 PM181 km113 miles98 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PanamaFri 7:26 PM216 km134 miles116 nmSouth S
Santiago de VeraguasFri 7:26 PM354 km220 miles191 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavidFri 7:26 PM424 km264 miles229 nmSouthwest SW
CartagenaFri 7:26 PM437 km272 miles236 nmEast E
MonteríaFri 7:26 PM466 km289 miles252 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseFri 6:26 PM513 km319 miles277 nmWest-southwest WSW
BarranquillaFri 7:26 PM515 km320 miles278 nmEast E
AlajuelaFri 6:26 PM525 km326 miles284 nmWest W
Puerto CabezasFri 6:26 PM542 km337 miles293 nmNorthwest NW
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