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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 9:34:00 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 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 57' North, Longitude: 69° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.37 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"998.38 miWest0° 10' 44.1"12.30 miSouth998.64 mi
24 hours11° 05' 36.0"761.70 miEast4° 27' 49.9"306.73 miSouth823.77 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 5:04 AM199 km124 miles107 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto AyacuchoWed 5:04 AM210 km130 miles113 nmSoutheast SE
BarquisimetoWed 5:04 AM346 km215 miles187 nmNorth N
ValenciaWed 5:04 AM372 km231 miles201 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaracayWed 5:04 AM396 km246 miles214 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CúcutaWed 4:34 AM399 km248 miles216 nmWest-northwest WNW
BucaramangaWed 4:34 AM454 km282 miles245 nmWest W
CaracasWed 5:04 AM456 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaracaiboWed 5:04 AM501 km311 miles270 nmNorthwest NW
WillemstadWed 5:34 AM570 km354 miles308 nmNorth N

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