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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 8:34:00 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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 10' North, Longitude: 65° 29' 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"986.71 miWest0° 09' 29.5"10.87 miSouth987.04 mi
24 hours11° 01' 05.6"747.74 miEast4° 02' 20.9"277.59 miSouth801.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CumanáTue 4:04 AM164 km102 miles89 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaracasTue 4:04 AM171 km106 miles92 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaracayTue 4:04 AM252 km157 miles136 nmWest-southwest WSW
ValenciaTue 4:04 AM296 km184 miles160 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaturínTue 4:04 AM298 km185 miles161 nmEast-southeast ESE
WillemstadTue 4:34 AM389 km242 miles210 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ciudad BolívarTue 4:04 AM399 km248 miles215 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint George'sTue 4:34 AM419 km260 miles226 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Fernando de ApureTue 4:04 AM423 km263 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BarquisimetoTue 4:04 AM436 km271 miles236 nmWest-southwest WSW

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