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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 = Friday, December 21, 2012 at 11:34:00 PM.

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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: 67%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 48' North, Longitude: 66° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.04 meters/second, 1591.4 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"988.67 miWest0° 09' 22.0"10.73 miNorth988.47 mi
24 hours10° 50' 45.4"736.98 miEast3° 28' 58.1"239.41 miNorth770.39 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 PM44 km28 miles24 nmSouthwest SW
MaracayFri 7:04 PM123 km76 miles66 nmWest-southwest WSW
ValenciaFri 7:04 PM166 km103 miles89 nmWest-southwest WSW
KralendijkFri 7:34 PM234 km145 miles126 nmNorthwest NW
WillemstadFri 7:34 PM290 km180 miles157 nmWest-northwest WNW
BarquisimetoFri 7:04 PM306 km190 miles165 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Fernando de ApureFri 7:04 PM335 km208 miles181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaturínFri 7:04 PM395 km245 miles213 nmEast-southeast ESE
OranjestadFri 7:34 PM418 km259 miles225 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ciudad BolívarFri 7:04 PM449 km279 miles242 nmSoutheast SE

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