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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 02:04:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 03' North, Longitude: 51° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.32 meters/second, 1538.4 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"15.93 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.8"955.61 miwest0° 05' 30.8"6.32 minorth955.38 mi
24 hours11° 25' 01.6"751.00 mieast1° 48' 46.5"124.69 minorth757.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownMon 10:04 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 10:04 PM1108 km688 miles598 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 10:04 PM1114 km692 miles601 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 10:04 PM1121 km696 miles605 nmWest W
CastriesMon 10:04 PM1124 km699 miles607 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 10:04 PM1130 km702 miles610 nmWest W
KingstownMon 10:04 PM1190 km740 miles643 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 10:04 PM1210 km752 miles653 nmWest W
Saint George'sMon 10:04 PM1301 km809 miles703 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port of SpainMon 10:04 PM1368 km850 miles739 nmSouthwest SW

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