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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 = Monday, December 3, 2012 at 8:24:00 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: 81%

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 Monday, December 3, 2012 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 41' North, Longitude: 74° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.87 meters/second, 1565.5 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.3 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' 04.7"972.57 miWest0° 07' 57.0"9.11 miSouth972.91 mi
24 hours11° 05' 49.9"742.61 miEast3° 29' 03.5"239.52 miSouth785.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarranquillaMon 3:24 AM417 km259 miles225 nmSouth S
KingstonMon 3:24 AM461 km286 miles249 nmNorthwest NW
Port-au-PrinceMon 3:24 AM470 km292 miles254 nmNorth-northeast NNE
May PenMon 3:24 AM490 km305 miles265 nmNorthwest NW
CartagenaMon 3:24 AM494 km307 miles267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OranjestadMon 4:24 AM507 km315 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaracaiboMon 3:54 AM523 km325 miles283 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GonaïvesMon 3:24 AM550 km342 miles297 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Juan de la MaguanaMon 4:24 AM553 km344 miles299 nmNortheast NE
Montego BayMon 3:24 AM579 km360 miles313 nmNorthwest NW

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