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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 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 58' North
Longitude: 39° 30' 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"956.11 miwest0° 05' 34.8"6.40 minorth955.88 mi
24 hours11° 24' 33.1"750.86 mieast1° 50' 28.0"126.64 minorth757.48 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 AM1739 km1081 miles939 nmEast E
CayenneMon 10:14 PM2008 km1247 miles1084 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboMon 10:14 PM2170 km1348 miles1171 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownMon 9:14 PM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceMon 9:14 PM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmWest W
CastriesMon 9:14 PM2339 km1454 miles1263 nmWest W
RoseauMon 9:14 PM2352 km1462 miles1270 nmWest W
BelémMon 10:14 PM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownMon 9:14 PM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 9:14 PM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmWest W
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