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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 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 12' North
Longitude: 63° 20' 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"986.70 miwest0° 09' 29.0"10.87 misouth987.03 mi
24 hours11° 01' 05.8"747.74 mieast4° 02' 10.3"277.41 misouth801.82 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 AM123 km76 miles66 nmSouthwest SW
MaturínTue 3:54 AM161 km100 miles87 nmSouth S
Saint George'sTue 4:24 AM197 km122 miles106 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port of SpainTue 4:24 AM209 km130 miles113 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChaguanasTue 4:24 AM224 km139 miles121 nmEast-southeast ESE
San FernandoTue 4:24 AM229 km142 miles123 nmEast-southeast ESE
ScarboroughTue 4:24 AM284 km177 miles153 nmEast E
KingstownTue 4:24 AM316 km196 miles171 nmNortheast NE
Ciudad BolívarTue 3:54 AM340 km211 miles184 nmSouth S
Vieux FortTue 4:24 AM381 km237 miles206 nmNortheast NE
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