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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: 92%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 31, 2012 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 10' North, Longitude: 95° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.52 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 32' 14.3"983.02 miwest0° 09' 08.2"10.47 misouth983.35 mi
24 hours11° 02' 20.2"746.49 mieast3° 54' 13.5"268.30 misouth797.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EscuintlaMon 2:34 AM533 km331 miles288 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tuxtla GutierrezMon 2:34 AM555 km345 miles300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OaxacaMon 2:34 AM567 km352 miles306 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuatemalaMon 2:34 AM573 km356 miles309 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaMon 2:34 AM644 km400 miles348 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorMon 2:34 AM673 km418 miles363 nmEast-northeast ENE
AcapulcoMon 2:34 AM728 km452 miles393 nmNorthwest NW
San MiguelMon 2:34 AM775 km482 miles419 nmEast-northeast ENE
VeracruzMon 2:34 AM784 km487 miles423 nmNorth N
Punta GordaMon 2:34 AM815 km507 miles440 nmEast-northeast ENE

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