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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 = Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 3:04:00 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: 100%

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 Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 03:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 55' North, Longitude: 54° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.28 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.74 miWest0° 00' 03.3"0.06 miNorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.0"944.31 miWest0° 03' 20.0"3.82 miNorth944.15 mi
24 hours11° 36' 54.5"755.52 miEast0° 54' 11.9"62.14 miNorth755.89 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)Tue 11:04 PM818 km509 miles442 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Tue 11:04 PM841 km523 miles454 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreTue 11:04 PM854 km531 miles461 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 11:04 PM886 km550 miles478 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesTue 11:04 PM891 km554 miles481 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauTue 11:04 PM897 km557 miles484 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaTue 11:04 PM914 km568 miles493 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceTue 11:04 PM918 km570 miles496 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Tue 11:04 PM921 km572 miles497 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleyTue 11:04 PM927 km576 miles501 nmWest W

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