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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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 05' North
Longitude: 56° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.24 meters/second, 1538.1 km/hour, 955.7 miles/hour or 830.5 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' 44.2"955.49 miwest0° 05' 29.0"6.29 minorth955.26 mi
24 hours11° 25' 13.8"751.14 mieast1° 48' 02.5"123.86 minorth757.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pointe-à-PitreMon 10:24 PM578 km359 miles312 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 10:24 PM583 km362 miles315 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 10:24 PM608 km378 miles328 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 10:24 PM609 km379 miles329 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 10:24 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouthwest SW
BradesMon 10:24 PM628 km390 miles339 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownMon 10:24 PM647 km402 miles349 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CastriesMon 10:24 PM661 km411 miles357 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 10:24 PM670 km417 miles362 nmWest W
GustaviaMon 10:24 PM678 km421 miles366 nmWest W
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