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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: 88%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 31' North
Longitude: 82° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.50 meters/second, 1542.6 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 35.0"958.34 miwest0° 06' 06.1"7.00 misouth958.63 mi
24 hours11° 16' 11.8"743.58 mieast2° 48' 05.3"192.65 misouth773.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
George Town (Cayman)Sun 3:10 AM224 km139 miles121 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puerto CabezasSun 2:10 AM402 km250 miles217 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Montego BaySun 3:10 AM477 km297 miles258 nmEast-northeast ENE
La CeibaSun 2:10 AM515 km320 miles278 nmWest-southwest WSW
May PenSun 3:10 AM540 km336 miles292 nmEast E
KingstonSun 3:10 AM588 km366 miles318 nmEast E
Santa ClaraSun 3:10 AM595 km370 miles321 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San PedroSun 2:10 AM601 km373 miles324 nmWest W
Playa del CarmenSun 2:10 AM608 km378 miles328 nmNorthwest NW
HavanaSun 3:10 AM622 km387 miles336 nmNorth N
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