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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: 67%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 47' North, Longitude: 64° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.07 meters/second, 1591.5 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.48 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 33' 02.5"988.80 miwest0° 09' 22.4"10.74 minorth988.60 mi
24 hours10° 50' 42.9"737.02 mieast3° 29' 07.9"239.62 minorth770.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CumanáFri 6:56 PM90 km56 miles48 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaracasFri 6:56 PM214 km133 miles115 nmWest W
MaturínFri 6:56 PM226 km140 miles122 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaracayFri 6:56 PM279 km173 miles151 nmWest W
Ciudad BolívarFri 6:56 PM332 km206 miles179 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ValenciaFri 6:56 PM337 km209 miles182 nmWest W
Saint George'sFri 7:26 PM377 km234 miles204 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port of SpainFri 7:26 PM378 km235 miles204 nmEast E
San FernandoFri 7:26 PM387 km240 miles209 nmEast E
ChaguanasFri 7:26 PM389 km242 miles210 nmEast E
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