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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: 73%
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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 21' North
Longitude: 48° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.89 meters/second, 1587.2 km/hour, 986.2 miles/hour or 857.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.44 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.1"986.15 miwest0° 09' 25.6"10.80 misouth986.48 mi
24 hours11° 01' 08.4"747.38 mieast4° 00' 57.2"276.02 misouth801.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 4:24 AM810 km503 miles437 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 4:24 AM866 km538 miles468 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboTue 4:24 AM930 km578 miles502 nmSouthwest SW
GeorgetownTue 3:24 AM1145 km712 miles618 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownTue 3:24 AM1193 km741 miles644 nmWest W
CastriesTue 3:24 AM1356 km842 miles732 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownTue 3:24 AM1366 km849 miles738 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceTue 3:24 AM1379 km857 miles745 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainTue 3:24 AM1391 km865 miles751 nmWest W
Saint George'sTue 3:24 AM1414 km879 miles764 nmWest W
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