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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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 49' North
Longitude: 67° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.03 meters/second, 1591.3 km/hour, 988.8 miles/hour or 859.2 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"988.71 miwest0° 09' 21.8"10.73 minorth988.51 mi
24 hours10° 50' 46.5"737.03 mieast3° 28' 53.7"239.34 minorth770.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaracayFri 7:06 PM54 km33 miles29 nmSouth S
CaracasFri 7:06 PM64 km40 miles35 nmEast-southeast ESE
ValenciaFri 7:06 PM92 km57 miles49 nmSouthwest SW
Kralendijk (Bonaire)Fri 7:36 PM177 km110 miles96 nmNorth-northwest NNW
WillemstadFri 7:36 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNorthwest NW
BarquisimetoFri 7:06 PM226 km140 miles122 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Fernando de ApureFri 7:06 PM323 km201 miles175 nmSouth S
OranjestadFri 7:36 PM338 km210 miles182 nmNorthwest NW
MaracaiboFri 7:06 PM463 km288 miles250 nmWest W
MaturínFri 7:06 PM475 km295 miles256 nmEast-southeast ESE
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