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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 8:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 88%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 31' North, Longitude: 82° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.49 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"15.97 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 miSouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.9"958.26 miWest0° 06' 06.0"6.99 miSouth958.56 mi
24 hours11° 16' 12.4"743.53 miEast2° 48' 03.3"192.59 miSouth773.30 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 AM208 km129 miles113 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puerto CabezasSun 2:10 AM412 km256 miles222 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Montego BaySun 3:10 AM449 km279 miles243 nmEast-northeast ENE
May PenSun 3:10 AM512 km318 miles276 nmEast E
La CeibaSun 2:10 AM541 km336 miles292 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstonSun 3:10 AM560 km348 miles302 nmEast E
Pinar del RíoSun 3:10 AM569 km354 miles307 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santa ClaraSun 3:10 AM583 km362 miles315 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CamagüeySun 3:10 AM609 km378 miles329 nmNortheast NE
HavanaSun 3:10 AM623 km387 miles336 nmNorth N

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