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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: 76%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 18' North, Longitude: 56° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.94 meters/second, 1569.4 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.25 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 32' 39.9"975.02 miwest0° 07' 56.1"9.09 minorth974.77 mi
24 hours11° 02' 24.5"740.15 mieast2° 51' 13.9"196.24 minorth760.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSat 7:36 PM358 km223 miles193 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 7:36 PM481 km299 miles260 nmWest W
Vieux FortSat 7:36 PM481 km299 miles260 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSat 7:36 PM490 km305 miles265 nmWest W
KingstownSat 7:36 PM522 km325 miles282 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 7:36 PM533 km331 miles288 nmWest-northwest WNW
ScarboroughSat 7:36 PM571 km355 miles308 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreSat 7:36 PM578 km359 miles312 nmWest-northwest WNW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 7:36 PM589 km366 miles318 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint George'sSat 7:36 PM617 km384 miles333 nmWest-southwest WSW
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