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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: 81%

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 Monday, December 3, 2012 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' North, Longitude: 68° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.76 meters/second, 1565.1 km/hour, 972.5 miles/hour or 845.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.21 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.2"972.41 miwest0° 07' 55.4"9.08 misouth972.74 mi
24 hours11° 05' 57.8"742.64 mieast3° 28' 28.3"238.87 misouth785.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OranjestadMon 4:00 AM287 km178 miles155 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WillemstadMon 4:00 AM293 km182 miles158 nmSouth S
MayagüezMon 4:00 AM415 km258 miles224 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Punta CanaMon 4:00 AM421 km262 miles227 nmNorth N
PonceMon 4:00 AM421 km262 miles227 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santo DomingoMon 4:00 AM436 km271 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CaguasMon 4:00 AM476 km296 miles257 nmNortheast NE
San JuanMon 4:00 AM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ValenciaMon 3:30 AM503 km312 miles272 nmSouth S
MaracayMon 3:30 AM503 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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