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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 2:24:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 05' North, Longitude: 56° 11' 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' 44.3"955.43 miWest0° 05' 29.0"6.29 miNorth955.21 mi
24 hours11° 25' 13.1"751.08 miEast1° 48' 04.9"123.90 miNorth757.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Mon 10:24 PM600 km373 miles324 nmWest W
Pointe-à-PitreMon 10:24 PM605 km376 miles327 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 10:24 PM611 km379 miles330 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 10:24 PM634 km394 miles343 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 10:24 PM635 km395 miles343 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 10:24 PM649 km403 miles350 nmSouthwest SW
BradesMon 10:24 PM656 km408 miles354 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownMon 10:24 PM663 km412 miles358 nmSouthwest SW
CastriesMon 10:24 PM684 km425 miles369 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 10:24 PM700 km435 miles378 nmWest W

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