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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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 09' North, Longitude: 68° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.21 meters/second, 1588.4 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 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' 24.8"986.88 miwest0° 09' 30.2"10.89 misouth987.21 mi
24 hours11° 01' 05.2"747.86 mieast4° 02' 34.4"277.87 misouth802.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ValenciaTue 4:14 AM103 km64 miles56 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kralendijk (Bonaire)Tue 4:44 AM112 km69 miles60 nmNorth N
MaracayTue 4:14 AM119 km74 miles64 nmSoutheast SE
WillemstadTue 4:44 AM134 km83 miles72 nmNorthwest NW
CaracasTue 4:14 AM159 km99 miles86 nmEast-southeast ESE
BarquisimetoTue 4:14 AM172 km107 miles93 nmSouthwest SW
OranjestadTue 4:44 AM245 km152 miles132 nmNorthwest NW
San Fernando de ApureTue 4:14 AM369 km229 miles199 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaracaiboTue 4:14 AM378 km235 miles204 nmWest W
MaturínTue 4:14 AM569 km354 miles307 nmEast-southeast ESE
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