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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 12:34:00 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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 32' North, Longitude: 123° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.12 meters/second, 1591.6 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 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"0.19 miSouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.3"988.85 miWest0° 09' 43.0"11.13 miSouth989.17 mi
24 hours11° 01' 05.4"749.33 miEast4° 07' 04.2"282.99 miSouth805.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanTue 5:34 AM2307 km1434 miles1246 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 5:34 AM2442 km1518 miles1319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraTue 6:34 AM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaTue 4:34 AM2528 km1571 miles1365 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoTue 4:34 AM2545 km1581 miles1374 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliTue 4:34 AM2588 km1608 miles1398 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesTue 6:34 AM2601 km1616 miles1404 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesTue 4:34 AM2662 km1654 miles1437 nmNorth N
AcapulcoTue 6:34 AM2663 km1655 miles1438 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixTue 5:34 AM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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