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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 8:34:00 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: 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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 40' North, Longitude: 76° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.91 meters/second, 1565.7 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.4 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' 04.8"972.67 miWest0° 07' 57.7"9.12 miSouth973.01 mi
24 hours11° 05' 46.7"742.62 miEast3° 29' 18.9"239.82 miSouth785.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KingstonMon 3:34 AM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth N
May PenMon 3:34 AM373 km232 miles201 nmNorth N
Montego BayMon 3:34 AM444 km276 miles240 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BarranquillaMon 3:34 AM452 km281 miles244 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CartagenaMon 3:34 AM483 km300 miles261 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago de CubaMon 3:34 AM599 km372 miles323 nmNorth N
Port-au-PrinceMon 3:34 AM625 km388 miles337 nmNortheast NE
MonteríaMon 3:34 AM658 km409 miles355 nmSouth S
GonaïvesMon 3:34 AM673 km418 miles363 nmNortheast NE
HolguínMon 3:34 AM690 km429 miles372 nmNorth N

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