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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 = Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 12:36:00 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: 89%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 58' North, Longitude: 52° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.23 meters/second, 1584.8 km/hour, 984.8 miles/hour or 855.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.41 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 33' 00.7"984.59 miWest0° 08' 56.1"10.24 miNorth984.37 mi
24 hours10° 53' 55.4"737.54 miEast3° 17' 53.8"226.75 miNorth766.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSat 9:36 PM747 km464 miles404 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboSat 9:36 PM761 km473 miles411 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneSat 9:36 PM779 km484 miles420 nmSouth S
BridgetownSat 8:36 PM829 km515 miles448 nmWest W
Nieuw NickerieSat 9:36 PM859 km534 miles464 nmSouthwest SW
New AmsterdamSat 8:36 PM871 km541 miles471 nmSouthwest SW
GeorgetownSat 8:36 PM879 km546 miles475 nmSouthwest SW
LindenSat 8:36 PM947 km588 miles511 nmSouthwest SW
ScarboroughSat 8:36 PM949 km590 miles512 nmWest W
Vieux FortSat 8:36 PM983 km611 miles531 nmWest-northwest WNW

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