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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: 98%
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 Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 54' North
Longitude: 56° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.36 meters/second, 1509.7 km/hour, 938.1 miles/hour or 815.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 39.9"937.81 miwest0° 00' 34.4"0.66 misouth937.84 mi
24 hours11° 43' 40.5"758.03 mieast0° 40' 41.8"46.66 misouth761.16 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)Wed 10:46 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 10:46 PM664 km412 miles358 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaWed 10:46 PM702 km436 miles379 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleyWed 10:46 PM706 km439 miles381 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreWed 10:46 PM707 km439 miles382 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotWed 10:46 PM715 km444 miles386 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesWed 10:46 PM717 km446 miles387 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Wed 10:46 PM725 km451 miles391 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 10:46 PM741 km460 miles400 nmSouthwest SW
RoseauWed 10:46 PM777 km483 miles419 nmSouthwest SW
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