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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: 51%
Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 52' South
Longitude: 104° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.73 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 34.7"1003.73 miwest0° 10' 20.2"11.84 misouth1003.70 mi
24 hours11° 12' 53.8"774.04 mieast4° 04' 47.4"280.37 misouth820.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsWed 6:48 AM1683 km1045 miles908 nmEast E
AcapulcoWed 6:48 AM2344 km1457 miles1266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 6:48 AM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 6:48 AM2571 km1597 miles1388 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Wed 7:48 AM2621 km1629 miles1415 nmSouth S
Mexico CityWed 6:48 AM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaWed 6:48 AM2680 km1665 miles1447 nmNortheast NE
San JoseWed 6:48 AM2725 km1693 miles1471 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaWed 6:48 AM2748 km1707 miles1484 nmNortheast NE
BelmopanWed 6:48 AM2902 km1803 miles1567 nmNortheast NE
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