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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 8:14:00 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 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 14' North, Longitude: 60° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.09 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 miSouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.4"986.53 miWest0° 09' 28.4"10.85 miSouth986.86 mi
24 hours11° 01' 06.3"747.62 miEast4° 01' 56.8"277.13 miSouth801.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ScarboroughTue 4:14 AM11 km7 miles6 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port of SpainTue 4:14 AM114 km71 miles62 nmSouthwest SW
ChaguanasTue 4:14 AM115 km71 miles62 nmSouthwest SW
San FernandoTue 4:14 AM138 km86 miles74 nmSouthwest SW
Saint George'sTue 4:14 AM151 km94 miles82 nmNorthwest NW
KingstownTue 4:14 AM222 km138 miles120 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BridgetownTue 4:14 AM236 km146 miles127 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vieux FortTue 4:14 AM279 km173 miles150 nmNorth N
CastriesTue 4:14 AM310 km193 miles167 nmNorth N
MaturínTue 3:44 AM323 km200 miles174 nmWest-southwest WSW

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