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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: 99%

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 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 87° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.41 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 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' 39.7"937.95 miwest0° 00' 46.7"0.89 misouth937.99 mi
24 hours11° 43' 29.2"757.94 mieast0° 45' 35.1"52.27 misouth761.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Playa del CarmenWed 10:52 PM47 km29 miles26 nmSoutheast SE
CozumelWed 10:52 PM66 km41 miles36 nmSoutheast SE
CancúnWed 10:52 PM68 km43 miles37 nmEast-northeast ENE
MeridaWed 10:52 PM227 km141 miles123 nmWest W
ChetumalWed 10:52 PM279 km174 miles151 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Orange Walk TownWed 10:52 PM332 km206 miles179 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San PedroWed 10:52 PM333 km207 miles180 nmSouth S
Belize CityWed 10:52 PM383 km238 miles207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelmopanWed 10:52 PM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DangrigaWed 10:52 PM441 km274 miles238 nmSouth S
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