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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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 50' North, Longitude: 69° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.00 meters/second, 1591.2 km/hour, 988.7 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' 02.3"988.64 miwest0° 09' 21.5"10.72 minorth988.44 mi
24 hours10° 50' 49.6"737.03 mieast3° 28' 42.3"239.13 minorth770.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarquisimetoFri 7:14 PM87 km54 miles47 nmSouth S
WillemstadFri 7:44 PM147 km92 miles80 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ValenciaFri 7:14 PM161 km100 miles87 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kralendijk (Bonaire)Fri 7:44 PM185 km115 miles100 nmNortheast NE
OranjestadFri 7:44 PM197 km123 miles107 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaracayFri 7:14 PM211 km131 miles114 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ciudad OjedaFri 7:14 PM230 km143 miles124 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaracaiboFri 7:14 PM251 km156 miles135 nmWest W
CaracasFri 7:14 PM269 km167 miles145 nmEast E
San Fernando de ApureFri 7:14 PM384 km238 miles207 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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