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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 8:34:00 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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 29' North, Longitude: 87° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.59 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 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' 35.5"958.49 miWest0° 06' 08.0"7.03 miSouth958.78 mi
24 hours11° 16' 00.7"743.48 miEast2° 48' 47.3"193.44 miSouth773.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Belize CitySun 2:34 AM36 km22 miles19 nmWest W
San PedroSun 2:34 AM50 km31 miles27 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DangrigaSun 2:34 AM69 km43 miles37 nmSouthwest SW
Orange Walk TownSun 2:34 AM100 km62 miles54 nmNorthwest NW
BelmopanSun 2:34 AM101 km63 miles54 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChetumalSun 2:34 AM122 km76 miles66 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Punta GordaSun 2:34 AM183 km114 miles99 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RoatánSun 2:34 AM190 km118 miles103 nmSoutheast SE
TelaSun 2:34 AM192 km119 miles104 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CholomaSun 2:34 AM207 km129 miles112 nmSouth S

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