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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: 64%

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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 19' North, Longitude: 40° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.03 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.5"997.70 miwest0° 10' 39.2"12.20 misouth997.97 mi
24 hours11° 04' 49.3"760.29 mieast4° 26' 10.5"304.85 misouth821.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaWed 4:34 AM1236 km768 miles667 nmSouth S
BelémWed 4:34 AM1336 km830 miles721 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneWed 4:34 AM1368 km850 miles739 nmWest W
ParamariboWed 4:34 AM1663 km1033 miles898 nmWest W
RecifeWed 4:34 AM1803 km1121 miles974 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownWed 3:34 AM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmWest W
PraiaWed 6:34 AM2006 km1247 miles1083 nmEast-northeast ENE
BridgetownWed 3:34 AM2220 km1380 miles1199 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorWed 4:34 AM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmSouth S
Port of SpainWed 3:34 AM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmWest W
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