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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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 14' North
Longitude: 59° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.08 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 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 misouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.4"986.57 miwest0° 09' 28.3"10.85 misouth986.90 mi
24 hours11° 01' 06.4"747.65 mieast4° 01' 53.2"277.08 misouth801.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ScarboroughTue 4:10 AM87 km54 miles47 nmWest W
ChaguanasTue 4:10 AM179 km111 miles97 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port of SpainTue 4:10 AM183 km114 miles99 nmWest-southwest WSW
San FernandoTue 4:10 AM197 km122 miles106 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownTue 4:10 AM209 km130 miles113 nmNorth N
Saint George'sTue 4:10 AM217 km135 miles117 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownTue 4:10 AM254 km158 miles137 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Vieux FortTue 4:10 AM297 km184 miles160 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CastriesTue 4:10 AM328 km204 miles177 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaturínTue 3:40 AM391 km243 miles211 nmWest-southwest WSW
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