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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 = Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 10:32:00 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: 52%

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 Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 18' North, Longitude: 71° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.08 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 872.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 58.7"1004.44 miWest0° 11' 34.4"13.25 miSouth1004.60 mi
24 hours11° 22' 23.1"786.05 miEast4° 42' 40.4"323.70 miSouth850.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San José del GuaviareThu 5:32 AM80 km50 miles43 nmWest-northwest WNW
MitúThu 5:32 AM225 km140 miles122 nmEast-southeast ESE
VillavicencioThu 5:32 AM276 km171 miles149 nmNorthwest NW
BogotaThu 5:32 AM345 km214 miles186 nmNorthwest NW
FlorenciaThu 5:32 AM412 km256 miles222 nmWest W
ManizalesThu 5:32 AM497 km309 miles268 nmNorthwest NW
PereiraThu 5:32 AM498 km309 miles269 nmNorthwest NW
CaliThu 5:32 AM520 km323 miles281 nmWest-northwest WNW
BucaramangaThu 5:32 AM546 km339 miles295 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MedellinThu 5:32 AM591 km367 miles319 nmNorthwest NW

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