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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 9:10:00 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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 35' North, Longitude: 85° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.07 meters/second, 1566.3 km/hour, 973.2 miles/hour or 845.7 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' 08.0"0.15 miSouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.4"973.03 miWest0° 08' 00.2"9.17 miSouth973.37 mi
24 hours11° 05' 34.7"742.67 miEast3° 30' 14.2"240.87 miSouth785.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MatagalpaMon 3:10 AM195 km121 miles105 nmSouth-southwest SSW
La CeibaMon 3:10 AM207 km129 miles112 nmNorthwest NW
TegucigalpaMon 3:10 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuanajaMon 3:10 AM216 km134 miles116 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Puerto CabezasMon 3:10 AM217 km135 miles117 nmEast-southeast ESE
RoatánMon 3:10 AM233 km145 miles126 nmNorthwest NW
ManaguaMon 3:10 AM289 km179 miles156 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MasayaMon 3:10 AM301 km187 miles163 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CholomaMon 3:10 AM306 km190 miles165 nmWest-northwest WNW
San MiguelMon 3:10 AM333 km207 miles180 nmWest-southwest WSW

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