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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 02:14:00 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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 04' North, Longitude: 53° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.28 meters/second, 1538.2 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"15.93 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.4"955.52 miwest0° 05' 29.9"6.30 minorth955.29 mi
24 hours11° 25' 07.2"751.04 mieast1° 48' 25.6"124.30 minorth757.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownMon 10:14 PM834 km518 miles450 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreMon 10:14 PM852 km529 miles460 nmWest-southwest WSW
Codrington (Barbuda)Mon 10:14 PM856 km532 miles462 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 10:14 PM865 km538 miles467 nmWest W
RoseauMon 10:14 PM869 km540 miles469 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 10:14 PM870 km541 miles470 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 10:14 PM879 km546 miles475 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesMon 10:14 PM893 km555 miles482 nmWest-southwest WSW
Vieux FortMon 10:14 PM908 km564 miles490 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesMon 10:14 PM908 km564 miles490 nmWest W
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