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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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 18' North
Longitude: 53° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.97 meters/second, 1587.5 km/hour, 986.4 miles/hour or 857.2 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' 24.3"986.33 miwest0° 09' 26.8"10.82 misouth986.66 mi
24 hours11° 01' 07.5"747.50 mieast4° 01' 21.6"276.48 misouth801.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ParamariboTue 4:44 AM629 km391 miles340 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 4:44 AM643 km400 miles347 nmSouth S
BridgetownTue 3:44 AM679 km422 miles367 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nieuw NickerieTue 4:44 AM698 km434 miles377 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownTue 3:44 AM702 km436 miles379 nmSouthwest SW
New AmsterdamTue 3:44 AM703 km437 miles380 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneTue 4:44 AM719 km447 miles388 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ScarboroughTue 3:44 AM774 km481 miles418 nmWest W
LindenTue 3:44 AM775 km481 miles418 nmSouthwest SW
Vieux FortTue 3:44 AM838 km521 miles453 nmWest-northwest WNW
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