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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 = Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 9:32:00 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: 63%

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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 58' North, Longitude: 68° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.36 meters/second, 1606.9 km/hour, 998.5 miles/hour or 867.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.64 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.7"998.37 miWest0° 10' 44.1"12.30 miSouth998.63 mi
24 hours11° 05' 35.2"761.68 miEast4° 27' 48.4"306.70 miSouth823.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Fernando de ApureWed 5:02 AM155 km97 miles84 nmNortheast NE
Puerto AyacuchoWed 5:02 AM175 km109 miles94 nmSoutheast SE
BarquisimetoWed 5:02 AM355 km221 miles192 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ValenciaWed 5:02 AM359 km223 miles194 nmNorth N
MaracayWed 5:02 AM378 km235 miles204 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CaracasWed 5:02 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CúcutaWed 4:32 AM451 km280 miles244 nmWest-northwest WNW
BucaramangaWed 4:32 AM507 km315 miles274 nmWest W
MaracaiboWed 5:02 AM532 km331 miles287 nmNorthwest NW
Ciudad BolívarWed 5:02 AM564 km351 miles305 nmEast-northeast ENE

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