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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 8:24:00 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 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 12' North, Longitude: 63° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.13 meters/second, 1588.1 km/hour, 986.8 miles/hour or 857.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.45 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miSouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.5"986.62 miWest0° 09' 29.0"10.86 miSouth986.95 mi
24 hours11° 01' 05.9"747.68 miEast4° 02' 08.8"277.36 miSouth801.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CumanáTue 3:54 AM146 km91 miles79 nmSouthwest SW
MaturínTue 3:54 AM161 km100 miles87 nmSouth S
Saint George'sTue 4:24 AM172 km107 miles93 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port of SpainTue 4:24 AM181 km112 miles98 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChaguanasTue 4:24 AM196 km122 miles106 nmEast-southeast ESE
San FernandoTue 4:24 AM203 km126 miles109 nmEast-southeast ESE
ScarboroughTue 4:24 AM255 km158 miles137 nmEast E
KingstownTue 4:24 AM295 km183 miles159 nmNortheast NE
Ciudad BolívarTue 3:54 AM344 km214 miles186 nmSouth S
Vieux FortTue 4:24 AM362 km225 miles195 nmNortheast NE

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