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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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 43' North, Longitude: 71° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.81 meters/second, 1565.3 km/hour, 972.6 miles/hour or 845.2 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' 04.4"972.51 miwest0° 07' 56.1"9.09 misouth972.84 mi
24 hours11° 05' 54.4"742.65 mieast3° 28' 43.7"239.16 misouth785.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OranjestadMon 4:10 AM271 km169 miles146 nmSouth-southeast SSE
WillemstadMon 4:10 AM368 km229 miles199 nmSoutheast SE
Santo DomingoMon 4:10 AM431 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-au-PrinceMon 3:10 AM445 km276 miles240 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaracaiboMon 3:40 AM445 km276 miles240 nmSouth S
Punta CanaMon 4:10 AM510 km317 miles276 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago de los CaballerosMon 4:10 AM526 km327 miles284 nmNorth N
BarquisimetoMon 3:40 AM550 km342 miles297 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GonaïvesMon 3:10 AM552 km343 miles298 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Puerto PlataMon 4:10 AM564 km350 miles305 nmNorth N
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