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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 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 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° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.40 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"973.82 miwest0° 07' 48.0"8.94 minorth973.57 mi
24 hours11° 03' 34.2"740.58 mieast2° 47' 47.2"192.30 minorth760.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TegucigalpaSat 7:36 PM181 km112 miles98 nmWest-southwest WSW
MatagalpaSat 7:36 PM183 km114 miles99 nmSouth S
La CeibaSat 7:36 PM185 km115 miles100 nmNorthwest NW
RoatánSat 7:36 PM218 km135 miles118 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TelaSat 7:36 PM238 km148 miles129 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto CabezasSat 7:36 PM249 km155 miles134 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManaguaSat 7:36 PM275 km171 miles149 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CholomaSat 7:36 PM275 km171 miles149 nmWest-northwest WNW
MasayaSat 7:36 PM290 km180 miles157 nmSouth S
San MiguelSat 7:36 PM300 km187 miles162 nmWest-southwest WSW
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