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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 10:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 51' North
Longitude: 94° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.65 meters/second, 1590.0 km/hour, 988.0 miles/hour or 858.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.7"987.87 miwest0° 09' 36.4"11.01 misouth988.20 mi
24 hours11° 01' 03.6"748.57 mieast4° 04' 45.6"280.37 misouth803.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EscuintlaTue 4:34 AM583 km362 miles315 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaTue 4:34 AM626 km389 miles338 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaTue 4:34 AM672 km417 miles363 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tuxtla GutierrezTue 4:34 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorTue 4:34 AM690 km429 miles373 nmEast-northeast ENE
OaxacaTue 4:34 AM717 km445 miles387 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San MiguelTue 4:34 AM781 km485 miles422 nmEast-northeast ENE
AcapulcoTue 4:34 AM862 km535 miles465 nmNorthwest NW
Punta GordaTue 4:34 AM874 km543 miles472 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaTue 4:34 AM901 km560 miles486 nmEast-northeast ENE
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