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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: 98%

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 Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 58' North, Longitude: 39° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.52 meters/second, 1539.1 km/hour, 956.3 miles/hour or 831.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"15.94 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.1"956.06 miwest0° 05' 34.9"6.40 minorth955.82 mi
24 hours11° 24' 32.4"750.80 mieast1° 50' 30.3"126.68 minorth757.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 12:14 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmEast E
CayenneMon 10:14 PM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboMon 10:14 PM2193 km1362 miles1184 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownMon 9:14 PM2251 km1399 miles1215 nmWest W
DakarTue 1:14 AM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmEast E
Fort-de-FranceMon 9:14 PM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmWest W
CastriesMon 9:14 PM2368 km1471 miles1279 nmWest W
BelémMon 10:14 PM2375 km1476 miles1283 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RoseauMon 9:14 PM2381 km1479 miles1285 nmWest W
GeorgetownMon 9:14 PM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmWest-southwest WSW
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