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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 01:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 06' North, Longitude: 94° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.60 meters/second, 1589.8 km/hour, 987.8 miles/hour or 858.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.46 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 33' 01.4"987.67 miwest0° 09' 16.0"10.62 minorth987.46 mi
24 hours10° 51' 28.3"737.06 mieast3° 26' 15.8"236.32 minorth769.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EscuintlaFri 7:26 PM502 km312 miles271 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 7:26 PM546 km339 miles295 nmNortheast NE
Santa María HuatulcoFri 7:26 PM578 km359 miles312 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santa AnaFri 7:26 PM585 km364 miles316 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 7:26 PM602 km374 miles325 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 7:26 PM634 km394 miles342 nmNorth N
San MiguelFri 7:26 PM692 km430 miles374 nmEast-northeast ENE
OaxacaFri 7:26 PM720 km448 miles389 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Punta GordaFri 7:26 PM793 km493 miles428 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 7:26 PM812 km505 miles438 nmEast-northeast ENE

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