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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: 100%

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 Friday, December 28, 2012 at 04:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' North, Longitude: 68° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.47 meters/second, 1517.3 km/hour, 942.8 miles/hour or 819.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.71 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.9"942.56 miwest0° 03' 03.3"3.50 misouth942.72 mi
24 hours11° 37' 49.4"755.45 mieast1° 39' 00.8"113.51 misouth767.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Punta CanaFri 12:22 AM179 km111 miles97 nmSouth S
Puerto PlataFri 12:22 AM237 km147 miles128 nmWest W
Santo DomingoFri 12:22 AM243 km151 miles131 nmSouthwest SW
Santiago de los CaballerosFri 12:22 AM248 km154 miles134 nmWest-southwest WSW
MayagüezFri 12:22 AM256 km159 miles138 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PonceFri 12:22 AM306 km190 miles165 nmSoutheast SE
San JuanFri 12:22 AM308 km192 miles167 nmSoutheast SE
Cockburn TownThu 11:22 PM315 km196 miles170 nmWest-northwest WNW
CaguasFri 12:22 AM331 km206 miles179 nmSoutheast SE
Cap-HaïtienThu 11:22 PM394 km245 miles213 nmWest W
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