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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: 89%

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 Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 46' North, Longitude: 45° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.87 meters/second, 1540.3 km/hour, 957.1 miles/hour or 831.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.95 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 misouth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.7"956.93 miwest0° 05' 53.5"6.75 misouth957.21 mi
24 hours11° 17' 28.1"743.92 mieast2° 43' 20.2"187.20 misouth772.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneSun 2:36 AM1627 km1011 miles879 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BridgetownSun 1:36 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSun 2:36 AM1721 km1069 miles929 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceSun 1:36 AM1750 km1087 miles945 nmWest W
CastriesSun 1:36 AM1757 km1092 miles949 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 1:36 AM1766 km1097 miles954 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 1:36 AM1788 km1111 miles965 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 1:36 AM1790 km1112 miles966 nmWest W
KingstownSun 1:36 AM1810 km1125 miles978 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownSun 1:36 AM1871 km1163 miles1011 nmSouthwest SW
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