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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 00:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 01' North
Longitude: 86° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.72 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 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' 01.6"988.00 miwest0° 09' 17.5"10.65 minorth987.80 mi
24 hours10° 51' 16.8"737.08 mieast3° 26' 59.2"237.16 minorth769.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MasayaFri 6:56 PM130 km81 miles70 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 6:56 PM137 km85 miles74 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LiberiaFri 6:56 PM153 km95 miles83 nmEast-southeast ESE
LeónFri 6:56 PM157 km98 miles85 nmNorth N
AlajuelaFri 6:56 PM302 km188 miles163 nmEast-southeast ESE
San MiguelFri 6:56 PM312 km194 miles168 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San JoseFri 6:56 PM319 km198 miles172 nmEast-southeast ESE
TegucigalpaFri 6:56 PM342 km213 miles185 nmNorth N
San SalvadorFri 6:56 PM396 km246 miles214 nmNorthwest NW
Santa AnaFri 6:56 PM446 km277 miles241 nmNorthwest NW
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