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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 8:54:00 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: 72%

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 08:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 07' North, Longitude: 70° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.25 meters/second, 1588.5 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' 24.9"986.89 miWest0° 09' 30.6"10.90 miSouth987.22 mi
24 hours11° 01' 05.0"747.86 miEast4° 02' 45.0"278.05 miSouth802.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ciudad OjedaTue 4:24 AM147 km92 miles80 nmSouthwest SW
MaracaiboTue 4:24 AM149 km93 miles81 nmWest-southwest WSW
OranjestadTue 4:54 AM159 km99 miles86 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BarquisimetoTue 4:24 AM161 km100 miles87 nmSoutheast SE
WillemstadTue 4:54 AM188 km117 miles101 nmNortheast NE
ValenciaTue 4:24 AM277 km172 miles149 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaracayTue 4:24 AM315 km195 miles170 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaracasTue 4:24 AM383 km238 miles207 nmEast E
CúcutaTue 3:54 AM429 km267 miles232 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San Fernando de ApureTue 4:24 AM476 km296 miles257 nmSoutheast SE

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