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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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 58' North, Longitude: 81° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.80 meters/second, 1590.5 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 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' 01.8"988.18 miwest0° 09' 18.7"10.67 minorth987.98 mi
24 hours10° 51' 09.1"737.07 mieast3° 27' 27.8"237.71 minorth769.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimónFri 6:36 PM161 km100 miles87 nmSouthwest SW
San AndrésFri 7:36 PM181 km112 miles98 nmNorth N
BoqueteFri 7:36 PM248 km154 miles134 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San JoseFri 6:36 PM261 km162 miles141 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlajuelaFri 6:36 PM271 km168 miles146 nmWest-southwest WSW
DavidFri 7:36 PM286 km178 miles154 nmSouth S
Santiago de VeraguasFri 7:36 PM334 km208 miles180 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PanamaFri 7:36 PM343 km213 miles185 nmSoutheast SE
Puerto CabezasFri 6:36 PM373 km232 miles202 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MasayaFri 6:36 PM467 km290 miles252 nmWest-northwest WNW
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