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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 42' North, Longitude: 56° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.82 meters/second, 1522.1 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.76 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.7"945.59 miwest0° 03' 47.2"4.34 misouth945.79 mi
24 hours11° 29' 21.2"748.42 mieast1° 55' 31.3"132.43 misouth764.31 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)Sat 1:36 AM604 km375 miles326 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 1:36 AM631 km392 miles341 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreSat 1:36 AM655 km407 miles353 nmSouthwest SW
BradesSat 1:36 AM682 km424 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 1:36 AM687 km427 miles371 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSat 1:36 AM696 km433 miles376 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 1:36 AM706 km439 miles381 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleySat 1:36 AM709 km440 miles383 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 1:36 AM709 km441 miles383 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotSat 1:36 AM715 km444 miles386 nmWest-southwest WSW
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