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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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' North, Longitude: 79° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.96 meters/second, 1565.9 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.22 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.1"972.85 miwest0° 07' 58.4"9.14 misouth973.19 mi
24 hours11° 05' 42.9"742.69 mieast3° 29' 36.1"240.16 misouth785.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
May PenMon 3:44 AM428 km266 miles231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puerto CabezasMon 2:44 AM448 km278 miles242 nmWest W
Montego BayMon 3:44 AM448 km278 miles242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KingstonMon 3:44 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNortheast NE
George Town (Cayman)Mon 3:44 AM566 km352 miles305 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CartagenaMon 3:44 AM620 km385 miles335 nmSoutheast SE
PanamaMon 3:44 AM625 km388 miles338 nmSouth S
BarranquillaMon 3:44 AM634 km394 miles342 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseMon 2:44 AM737 km458 miles398 nmSouthwest SW
CamagüeyMon 3:44 AM760 km472 miles410 nmNorth N
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