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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 05:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' North, Longitude: 82° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.61 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.72 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.5"942.88 miwest0° 03' 09.0"3.61 misouth943.05 mi
24 hours11° 37' 27.2"755.29 mieast1° 41' 12.7"116.04 misouth768.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
George Town (Cayman)Fri 12:22 AM186 km116 miles101 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pinar del RíoFri 12:22 AM268 km166 miles145 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HavanaFri 12:22 AM342 km212 miles184 nmNorth N
Santa ClaraFri 12:22 AM403 km250 miles218 nmNortheast NE
CancúnThu 11:22 PM421 km262 miles227 nmWest-northwest WNW
Playa del CarmenThu 11:22 PM432 km269 miles233 nmWest W
Key WestFri 12:22 AM510 km317 miles275 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CamagüeyFri 12:22 AM545 km338 miles294 nmEast-northeast ENE
Montego BayFri 12:22 AM561 km348 miles303 nmEast-southeast ESE
San PedroThu 11:22 PM578 km359 miles312 nmWest-southwest WSW
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