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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 09:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 02' North
Longitude: 77° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.37 meters/second, 1588.9 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 858.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.46 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.0"987.24 miwest0° 09' 32.4"10.93 misouth987.57 mi
24 hours11° 01' 04.3"748.11 mieast4° 03' 22.5"278.78 misouth802.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CartagenaTue 4:24 AM264 km164 miles143 nmEast-southeast ESE
PanamaTue 4:24 AM289 km180 miles156 nmSouthwest SW
BarranquillaTue 4:24 AM333 km207 miles180 nmEast E
Santiago de VeraguasTue 4:24 AM471 km293 miles254 nmSouthwest SW
DavidTue 4:24 AM577 km358 miles311 nmWest-southwest WSW
MedellinTue 4:24 AM586 km364 miles316 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BucaramangaTue 4:24 AM674 km419 miles364 nmSoutheast SE
CúcutaTue 4:24 AM683 km424 miles369 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puerto CabezasTue 3:24 AM683 km425 miles369 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaracaiboTue 4:54 AM685 km426 miles370 nmEast E
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