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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 03:52:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 PM883 km548 miles477 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 PM955 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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