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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: 98%
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 Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 54' North
Longitude: 70° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.38 meters/second, 1509.8 km/hour, 938.1 miles/hour or 815.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 39.9"937.87 miwest0° 00' 40.0"0.76 misouth937.90 mi
24 hours11° 43' 35.9"758.00 mieast0° 42' 52.3"49.16 misouth761.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cockburn TownWed 10:42 PM91 km56 miles49 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto PlataWed 11:42 PM123 km76 miles66 nmSouth S
Cockburn HarbourWed 10:42 PM126 km78 miles68 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santiago de los CaballerosWed 11:42 PM161 km100 miles87 nmSouth S
Cap-HaïtienWed 10:42 PM217 km135 miles117 nmSouthwest SW
LabadeeWed 10:42 PM219 km136 miles118 nmSouthwest SW
Santo DomingoWed 11:42 PM276 km171 miles149 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GonaïvesWed 10:42 PM279 km173 miles151 nmSouthwest SW
Port-au-PrinceWed 10:42 PM324 km201 miles175 nmSouthwest SW
Punta CanaWed 11:42 PM345 km214 miles186 nmSoutheast SE
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