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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 Friday, November 30, 2012 at 04:22:00 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: 98%

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 Friday, November 30, 2012 at 04:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' North, Longitude: 49° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.78 meters/second, 1511.2 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.3"938.70 miwest0° 01' 23.6"1.60 misouth938.77 mi
24 hours11° 38' 51.4"753.47 mieast0° 59' 54.7"68.69 misouth759.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 12:22 AM1312 km815 miles709 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownFri 12:22 AM1330 km826 miles718 nmSouthwest SW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 12:22 AM1348 km837 miles728 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 12:22 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceFri 12:22 AM1358 km844 miles733 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesFri 12:22 AM1386 km861 miles748 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 12:22 AM1393 km865 miles752 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownFri 12:22 AM1462 km909 miles790 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint George'sFri 12:22 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmSouthwest SW
Port of SpainFri 12:22 AM1665 km1035 miles899 nmSouthwest SW
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