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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 9:44:00 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 09:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 59' North, Longitude: 82° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.45 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"987.34 miWest0° 09' 33.5"10.95 miSouth987.67 mi
24 hours11° 01' 03.9"748.18 miEast4° 03' 44.9"279.19 miSouth802.79 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 AM127 km79 miles69 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San AndrésTue 4:44 AM195 km121 miles105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseTue 3:44 AM213 km132 miles115 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlajuelaTue 3:44 AM221 km137 miles119 nmWest-southwest WSW
BoqueteTue 4:44 AM245 km152 miles132 nmSouth S
DavidTue 4:44 AM283 km176 miles153 nmSouth S
Puerto CabezasTue 3:44 AM351 km218 miles189 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago de VeraguasTue 4:44 AM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PanamaTue 4:44 AM390 km243 miles211 nmSoutheast SE
MasayaTue 3:44 AM412 km256 miles222 nmWest-northwest WNW

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