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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 = Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 3:52:00 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 phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 03:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 50' North, Longitude: 54° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.62 meters/second, 1510.6 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.0"938.34 miWest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 miNorth938.29 mi
24 hours11° 41' 46.2"756.29 miEast0° 03' 08.0"3.59 miSouth756.43 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)Wed 11:52 PM854 km530 miles461 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 11:52 PM882 km548 miles476 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreWed 11:52 PM906 km563 miles489 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesWed 11:52 PM934 km580 miles504 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 11:52 PM938 km583 miles507 nmWest-southwest WSW
GustaviaWed 11:52 PM942 km585 miles509 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleyWed 11:52 PM951 km591 miles514 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Wed 11:52 PM956 km594 miles516 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauWed 11:52 PM957 km595 miles517 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotWed 11:52 PM958 km596 miles518 nmWest-southwest WSW

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