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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 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 75° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.39 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' 00.7"0.01 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 39.8"937.89 miwest0° 00' 41.9"0.80 misouth937.92 mi
24 hours11° 43' 34.1"757.98 mieast0° 43' 38.7"50.05 misouth761.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HolguínWed 11:02 PM95 km59 miles51 nmWest W
Santiago de CubaWed 11:02 PM109 km67 miles59 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CamagüeyWed 11:02 PM273 km170 miles147 nmWest-northwest WNW
GonaïvesWed 11:02 PM320 km199 miles173 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cap-HaïtienWed 11:02 PM351 km218 miles190 nmEast-southeast ESE
KingstonWed 11:02 PM355 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
May PenWed 11:02 PM380 km236 miles205 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Montego BayWed 11:02 PM381 km237 miles206 nmSouthwest SW
Port-au-PrinceWed 11:02 PM410 km255 miles221 nmSoutheast SE
Cockburn TownWed 11:02 PM442 km275 miles239 nmEast E
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