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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 9:34:00 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 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 01' North, Longitude: 80° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.41 meters/second, 1589.1 km/hour, 987.4 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' 25.1"987.25 miWest0° 09' 33.0"10.94 miSouth987.58 mi
24 hours11° 01' 04.2"748.12 miEast4° 03' 33.1"278.97 miSouth802.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ColónTue 4:34 AM184 km115 miles100 nmSouth S
PanamaTue 4:34 AM231 km143 miles125 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago de VeraguasTue 4:34 AM339 km211 miles183 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavidTue 4:34 AM389 km242 miles210 nmSouthwest SW
San JoseTue 3:34 AM459 km285 miles248 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlajuelaTue 3:34 AM471 km293 miles254 nmWest-southwest WSW
Puerto CabezasTue 3:34 AM494 km307 miles267 nmNorthwest NW
CartagenaTue 4:34 AM497 km309 miles269 nmEast E
MonteríaTue 4:34 AM519 km323 miles280 nmEast-southeast ESE
BarranquillaTue 4:34 AM572 km355 miles309 nmEast E

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