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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 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 48' North
Longitude: 66° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.04 meters/second, 1591.3 km/hour, 988.8 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' 02.4"988.73 miwest0° 09' 22.0"10.73 minorth988.53 mi
24 hours10° 50' 45.8"737.03 mieast3° 28' 56.6"239.40 minorth770.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CaracasFri 7:04 PM34 km21 miles18 nmSouth S
MaracayFri 7:04 PM81 km50 miles44 nmSouthwest SW
ValenciaFri 7:04 PM134 km84 miles73 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kralendijk (Bonaire)Fri 7:34 PM211 km131 miles114 nmNorthwest NW
WillemstadFri 7:34 PM265 km165 miles143 nmWest-northwest WNW
BarquisimetoFri 7:04 PM276 km171 miles149 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Fernando de ApureFri 7:04 PM329 km204 miles177 nmSouth S
OranjestadFri 7:34 PM383 km238 miles207 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaturínFri 7:04 PM424 km263 miles229 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ciudad BolívarFri 7:04 PM472 km293 miles255 nmSoutheast SE
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