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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 28, 2012 at 4:22:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 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° 11' 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"942.49 miWest0° 03' 03.2"3.50 miSouth942.65 mi
24 hours11° 37' 49.7"755.40 miEast1° 38' 58.2"113.46 miSouth767.69 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 AM180 km112 miles97 nmSouth S
La RomanaFri 12:22 AM208 km129 miles112 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MayagüezFri 12:22 AM242 km150 miles131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santo DomingoFri 12:22 AM262 km163 miles142 nmSouthwest SW
Puerto PlataFri 12:22 AM265 km165 miles143 nmWest W
Concepción de La VegaFri 12:22 AM267 km166 miles144 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santiago de los CaballerosFri 12:22 AM275 km171 miles149 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JuanFri 12:22 AM286 km178 miles155 nmSoutheast SE
PonceFri 12:22 AM289 km179 miles156 nmSoutheast SE
CaguasFri 12:22 AM310 km193 miles167 nmSoutheast SE

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