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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: 95%

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 Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 39' North, Longitude: 68° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.18 meters/second, 1512.6 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.7"939.66 miwest0° 01' 45.0"2.01 minorth939.57 mi
24 hours11° 41' 43.3"757.21 mieast0° 15' 24.9"17.68 minorth756.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PlataTue 10:46 PM232 km144 miles125 nmWest-southwest WSW
Punta CanaTue 10:46 PM236 km147 miles128 nmSouth S
Santiago de los CaballerosTue 10:46 PM252 km156 miles136 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cockburn TownTue 9:46 PM273 km169 miles147 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santo DomingoTue 10:46 PM277 km172 miles149 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MayagüezTue 10:46 PM314 km195 miles170 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San JuanTue 10:46 PM360 km224 miles194 nmSoutheast SE
PonceTue 10:46 PM362 km225 miles196 nmSoutheast SE
Cap-HaïtienTue 9:46 PM383 km238 miles207 nmWest-southwest WSW
CaguasTue 10:46 PM384 km238 miles207 nmSoutheast SE
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