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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 23:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 51' North, Longitude: 71° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.96 meters/second, 1591.1 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 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' 02.2"988.55 miwest0° 09' 20.9"10.71 minorth988.35 mi
24 hours10° 50' 53.2"737.04 mieast3° 28' 28.1"238.85 minorth770.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaracaiboFri 7:24 PM20 km12 miles11 nmSoutheast SE
Ciudad OjedaFri 7:24 PM100 km62 miles54 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OranjestadFri 7:54 PM266 km165 miles144 nmNortheast NE
BarquisimetoFri 7:24 PM283 km176 miles153 nmEast-southeast ESE
BarranquillaFri 6:54 PM333 km207 miles180 nmWest W
CúcutaFri 6:54 PM336 km209 miles181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WillemstadFri 7:54 PM337 km209 miles182 nmEast-northeast ENE
ValenciaFri 7:24 PM418 km260 miles226 nmEast E
CartagenaFri 6:54 PM419 km260 miles226 nmWest W
BucaramangaFri 6:54 PM440 km274 miles238 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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