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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 8:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 73%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 14' North, Longitude: 59° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.07 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.6 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 miSouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.4"986.49 miWest0° 09' 28.1"10.85 miSouth986.82 mi
24 hours11° 01' 06.4"747.59 miEast4° 01' 51.8"277.04 miSouth801.57 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 AM116 km72 miles63 nmWest W
ChaguanasTue 4:10 AM206 km128 miles111 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownTue 4:10 AM206 km128 miles111 nmNorth N
Port of SpainTue 4:10 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-southwest WSW
San FernandoTue 4:10 AM222 km138 miles120 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint George'sTue 4:10 AM244 km152 miles132 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownTue 4:10 AM271 km168 miles146 nmNorthwest NW
Vieux FortTue 4:10 AM308 km192 miles167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CastriesTue 4:10 AM338 km210 miles183 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Fort-de-FranceTue 4:10 AM402 km250 miles217 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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