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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 9:24:00 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 09:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 03' North, Longitude: 77° 37' 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"16.45 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miSouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.0"987.16 miWest0° 09' 32.4"10.93 miSouth987.49 mi
24 hours11° 01' 04.3"748.05 miEast4° 03' 21.2"278.74 miSouth802.53 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 AM238 km148 miles129 nmEast-southeast ESE
BarranquillaTue 4:24 AM307 km191 miles166 nmEast E
PanamaTue 4:24 AM309 km192 miles167 nmSouthwest SW
MonteríaTue 4:24 AM316 km196 miles171 nmSoutheast SE
Santiago de VeraguasTue 4:24 AM493 km306 miles266 nmSouthwest SW
MedellinTue 4:24 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavidTue 4:24 AM603 km375 miles326 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaracaiboTue 4:54 AM656 km407 miles354 nmEast E
BucaramangaTue 4:24 AM658 km409 miles355 nmSoutheast SE
CúcutaTue 4:24 AM659 km410 miles356 nmEast-southeast ESE

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