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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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 20' North, Longitude: 51° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.93 meters/second, 1587.3 km/hour, 986.3 miles/hour or 857.1 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' 24.2"986.24 miwest0° 09' 26.1"10.81 misouth986.57 mi
24 hours11° 01' 07.9"747.44 mieast4° 01' 09.4"276.25 misouth801.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 4:34 AM715 km444 miles386 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneTue 4:34 AM718 km446 miles388 nmSouth S
ParamariboTue 4:34 AM748 km465 miles404 nmSouthwest SW
Nieuw NickerieTue 4:34 AM871 km541 miles470 nmSouthwest SW
New AmsterdamTue 3:34 AM892 km554 miles482 nmSouthwest SW
GeorgetownTue 3:34 AM912 km567 miles492 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownTue 3:34 AM934 km580 miles504 nmWest-northwest WNW
LindenTue 3:34 AM972 km604 miles525 nmSouthwest SW
CastriesTue 3:34 AM1101 km684 miles595 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownTue 3:34 AM1107 km688 miles598 nmWest-northwest WNW
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