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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 12:24:00 PM.

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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: 71%

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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 34' North, Longitude: 121° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.08 meters/second, 1591.5 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.48 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 miSouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.3"988.77 miWest0° 09' 42.5"11.12 miSouth989.09 mi
24 hours11° 01' 05.0"749.26 miEast4° 06' 52.6"282.77 miSouth804.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanTue 5:24 AM2107 km1309 miles1137 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraTue 6:24 AM2216 km1377 miles1197 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 5:24 AM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesTue 6:24 AM2376 km1477 miles1283 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoTue 6:24 AM2410 km1498 miles1302 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaTue 4:24 AM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmNorth N
San DiegoTue 4:24 AM2488 km1546 miles1344 nmNorth N
MexicaliTue 4:24 AM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 6:24 AM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesTue 4:24 AM2619 km1627 miles1414 nmNorth N

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