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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 09:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 59' North, Longitude: 82° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.46 meters/second, 1589.2 km/hour, 987.5 miles/hour or 858.1 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' 25.2"987.42 miwest0° 09' 33.5"10.95 misouth987.75 mi
24 hours11° 01' 03.9"748.24 mieast4° 03' 46.3"279.24 misouth802.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimónTue 3:44 AM115 km71 miles62 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San JoseTue 3:44 AM189 km117 miles102 nmSouthwest SW
AlajuelaTue 3:44 AM195 km121 miles105 nmWest-southwest WSW
San AndrésTue 4:44 AM209 km130 miles113 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BoqueteTue 4:44 AM247 km153 miles133 nmSouth S
DavidTue 4:44 AM285 km177 miles154 nmSouth S
Puerto CabezasTue 3:44 AM344 km214 miles186 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago de VeraguasTue 4:44 AM373 km232 miles201 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MasayaTue 3:44 AM384 km238 miles207 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManaguaTue 3:44 AM406 km252 miles219 nmWest-northwest WNW
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