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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: 84%

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 Monday, December 24, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 15' North, Longitude: 60° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.36 meters/second, 1545.7 km/hour, 960.5 miles/hour or 834.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.01 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 32' 03.7"960.19 miwest0° 06' 08.3"7.04 minorth959.95 mi
24 hours11° 17' 47.2"746.35 mieast2° 04' 59.5"143.28 minorth755.68 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)Sun 8:36 PM194 km120 miles105 nmWest W
Codrington (Barbuda)Sun 8:36 PM195 km121 miles105 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pointe-à-PitreSun 8:36 PM195 km121 miles106 nmSouthwest SW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 8:36 PM228 km142 miles123 nmSouthwest SW
BradesSun 8:36 PM237 km147 miles128 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 8:36 PM260 km161 miles140 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 8:36 PM285 km177 miles154 nmWest W
GustaviaSun 8:36 PM307 km191 miles166 nmWest-northwest WNW
Fort-de-FranceSun 8:36 PM313 km195 miles169 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarigotSun 8:36 PM336 km209 miles182 nmWest-northwest WNW

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