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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 2:46:00 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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 07' North, Longitude: 61° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.16 meters/second, 1537.8 km/hour, 955.5 miles/hour or 830.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"15.93 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 miNorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.6"955.24 miWest0° 05' 27.3"6.25 miNorth955.01 mi
24 hours11° 25' 25.7"751.17 miEast1° 47' 19.0"123.02 miNorth757.27 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 10:46 PM62 km39 miles34 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 10:46 PM116 km72 miles62 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GustaviaMon 10:46 PM144 km90 miles78 nmWest W
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 10:46 PM157 km98 miles85 nmSouthwest SW
CharlestownMon 10:46 PM160 km100 miles87 nmSouthwest SW
PhilipsburgMon 10:46 PM163 km101 miles88 nmWest W
BradesMon 10:46 PM164 km102 miles89 nmSouth-southwest SSW
The ValleyMon 10:46 PM166 km103 miles90 nmWest W
MarigotMon 10:46 PM167 km104 miles90 nmWest W
The Bottom (Saba)Mon 10:46 PM192 km120 miles104 nmWest-southwest WSW

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