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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: 76%

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 Sunday, December 23, 2012 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 33' North, Longitude: 85° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.41 meters/second, 1567.5 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.23 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 32' 37.3"973.76 miwest0° 07' 48.2"8.94 minorth973.51 mi
24 hours11° 03' 33.6"740.52 mieast2° 47' 49.2"192.32 minorth760.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MatagalpaSat 7:36 PM190 km118 miles103 nmSouth-southwest SSW
La CeibaSat 7:36 PM206 km128 miles111 nmNorthwest NW
TegucigalpaSat 7:36 PM209 km130 miles113 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuanajaSat 7:36 PM217 km135 miles117 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Puerto CabezasSat 7:36 PM221 km137 miles119 nmEast-southeast ESE
RoatánSat 7:36 PM233 km145 miles126 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManaguaSat 7:36 PM284 km176 miles153 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MasayaSat 7:36 PM296 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CholomaSat 7:36 PM302 km188 miles163 nmWest-northwest WNW
San MiguelSat 7:36 PM327 km203 miles177 nmWest-southwest WSW
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