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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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 10' North
Longitude: 65° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.17 meters/second, 1588.2 km/hour, 986.9 miles/hour or 857.6 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' 24.7"986.79 miwest0° 09' 29.7"10.88 misouth987.12 mi
24 hours11° 01' 05.6"747.80 mieast4° 02' 22.3"277.64 misouth801.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CaracasTue 4:04 AM144 km90 miles78 nmWest-southwest WSW
CumanáTue 4:04 AM187 km116 miles101 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaracayTue 4:04 AM208 km129 miles112 nmWest-southwest WSW
ValenciaTue 4:04 AM264 km164 miles143 nmWest-southwest WSW
WillemstadTue 4:34 AM361 km224 miles195 nmWest-northwest WNW
BarquisimetoTue 4:04 AM407 km253 miles220 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint George'sTue 4:34 AM448 km278 miles242 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port of SpainTue 4:34 AM468 km291 miles253 nmEast E
San FernandoTue 4:34 AM480 km298 miles259 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChaguanasTue 4:34 AM481 km299 miles260 nmEast E
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