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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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 19' North, Longitude: 58° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.90 meters/second, 1569.2 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.3 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' 39.8"974.94 miwest0° 07' 55.4"9.08 minorth974.69 mi
24 hours11° 02' 29.1"740.18 mieast2° 51' 00.3"195.98 minorth760.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSat 7:44 PM182 km113 miles98 nmSouthwest SW
CastriesSat 7:44 PM272 km169 miles147 nmWest W
Vieux FortSat 7:44 PM275 km171 miles149 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSat 7:44 PM282 km175 miles152 nmWest W
KingstownSat 7:44 PM324 km201 miles175 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 7:44 PM331 km206 miles179 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pointe-à-PitreSat 7:44 PM392 km243 miles211 nmWest-northwest WNW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 7:44 PM396 km246 miles214 nmWest-northwest WNW
ScarboroughSat 7:44 PM424 km264 miles229 nmSouthwest SW
Saint George'sSat 7:44 PM434 km270 miles234 nmSouthwest SW
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