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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 2:24:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 95%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' North, Longitude: 63° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.22 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.8 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' 54.2"939.67 miWest0° 01' 47.2"2.05 miNorth939.58 mi
24 hours11° 41' 37.8"757.12 miEast0° 16' 18.5"18.70 miNorth756.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The ValleyTue 10:24 PM267 km166 miles144 nmSouth S
MarigotTue 10:24 PM284 km177 miles154 nmSouth S
Road TownTue 10:24 PM294 km183 miles159 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaTue 10:24 PM304 km189 miles164 nmSouth S
Charlotte AmalieTue 10:24 PM321 km199 miles173 nmSouthwest SW
Codrington (Barbuda)Tue 10:24 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChristianstedTue 10:24 PM363 km226 miles196 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Tue 10:24 PM372 km231 miles201 nmSouth S
San JuanTue 10:24 PM400 km249 miles216 nmSouthwest SW
CaguasTue 10:24 PM410 km255 miles221 nmSouthwest SW

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