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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: 72%

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 08:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 07' North, Longitude: 70° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.25 meters/second, 1588.5 km/hour, 987.1 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"986.97 miwest0° 09' 30.8"10.90 misouth987.30 mi
24 hours11° 01' 05.0"747.92 mieast4° 02' 46.4"278.10 misouth802.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaracaiboTue 4:24 AM118 km73 miles64 nmWest-southwest WSW
Ciudad OjedaTue 4:24 AM136 km85 miles74 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OranjestadTue 4:54 AM168 km104 miles91 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BarquisimetoTue 4:24 AM186 km115 miles100 nmSoutheast SE
WillemstadTue 4:54 AM213 km132 miles115 nmEast-northeast ENE
ValenciaTue 4:24 AM303 km189 miles164 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaracayTue 4:24 AM355 km220 miles191 nmEast-southeast ESE
CúcutaTue 3:54 AM411 km256 miles222 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CaracasTue 4:24 AM412 km256 miles223 nmEast E
BarranquillaTue 3:54 AM458 km285 miles247 nmWest W
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