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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: 95%

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 Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' North, Longitude: 58° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.24 meters/second, 1512.9 km/hour, 940.1 miles/hour or 816.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.4"939.80 miwest0° 01' 49.0"2.09 minorth939.71 mi
24 hours11° 41' 33.2"757.14 mieast0° 17' 02.4"19.54 minorth756.68 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)Tue 10:04 PM482 km299 miles260 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Tue 10:04 PM525 km326 miles284 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaTue 10:04 PM548 km341 miles296 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleyTue 10:04 PM549 km341 miles296 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarigotTue 10:04 PM559 km347 miles302 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Tue 10:04 PM577 km359 miles312 nmSouthwest SW
BradesTue 10:04 PM579 km360 miles313 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreTue 10:04 PM582 km362 miles314 nmSouthwest SW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 10:04 PM616 km383 miles333 nmSouthwest SW
RoseauTue 10:04 PM664 km413 miles359 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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