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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 11:46:00 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 23:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 50' North, Longitude: 69° 32' 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"988.56 miWest0° 09' 21.4"10.72 miNorth988.36 mi
24 hours10° 50' 49.8"736.98 miEast3° 28' 41.0"239.09 miNorth770.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarquisimetoFri 7:16 PM87 km54 miles47 nmSouth-southeast SSE
WillemstadFri 7:46 PM155 km97 miles84 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ValenciaFri 7:16 PM184 km114 miles99 nmEast-southeast ESE
OranjestadFri 7:46 PM195 km121 miles105 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KralendijkFri 7:46 PM200 km124 miles108 nmNortheast NE
Ciudad OjedaFri 7:16 PM207 km129 miles112 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaracayFri 7:16 PM222 km138 miles120 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaracaiboFri 7:16 PM229 km142 miles123 nmWest W
CaracasFri 7:16 PM292 km181 miles158 nmEast E
San Fernando de ApureFri 7:16 PM397 km247 miles214 nmSoutheast SE

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