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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 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 32' North, Longitude: 91° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.19 meters/second, 1566.7 km/hour, 973.5 miles/hour or 845.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.23 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.0"973.36 miwest0° 08' 02.0"9.21 misouth973.69 mi
24 hours11° 05' 26.4"742.76 mieast3° 30' 52.5"241.62 misouth786.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
QuetzaltenangoMon 3:34 AM36 km22 miles19 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EscuintlaMon 3:34 AM70 km44 miles38 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaMon 3:34 AM93 km58 miles50 nmEast E
Santa AnaMon 3:34 AM207 km129 miles112 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorMon 3:34 AM254 km158 miles137 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tuxtla GutierrezMon 3:34 AM308 km191 miles166 nmNorthwest NW
Punta GordaMon 3:34 AM327 km203 miles177 nmEast-northeast ENE
San MiguelMon 3:34 AM366 km228 miles198 nmEast-southeast ESE
CholomaMon 3:34 AM389 km242 miles210 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanMon 3:34 AM412 km256 miles222 nmNortheast NE
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