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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 03:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 54' North
Longitude: 72° 55' 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' 39.8"937.88 miwest0° 00' 40.9"0.78 misouth937.91 mi
24 hours11° 43' 35.1"757.99 mieast0° 43' 15.5"49.60 misouth761.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LabadeeWed 10:52 PM142 km88 miles77 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cap-HaïtienWed 10:52 PM146 km91 miles79 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cockburn HarbourWed 10:52 PM159 km99 miles86 nmEast-northeast ENE
GonaïvesWed 10:52 PM162 km101 miles88 nmSouth S
Cockburn TownWed 10:52 PM197 km122 miles106 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto PlataWed 11:52 PM263 km163 miles142 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port-au-PrinceWed 10:52 PM269 km167 miles145 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago de los CaballerosWed 11:52 PM281 km175 miles152 nmSoutheast SE
Santiago de CubaWed 10:52 PM318 km198 miles172 nmWest-southwest WSW
HolguínWed 10:52 PM347 km216 miles187 nmWest W
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