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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 02:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 58° 25' 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"937.82 miwest0° 00' 35.0"0.67 misouth937.85 mi
24 hours11° 43' 40.0"758.03 mieast0° 40' 55.8"46.93 misouth761.18 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 10:52 PM509 km316 miles275 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 10:52 PM554 km344 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleyWed 10:52 PM572 km355 miles309 nmWest-southwest WSW
GustaviaWed 10:52 PM573 km356 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotWed 10:52 PM582 km362 miles314 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Wed 10:52 PM603 km375 miles326 nmSouthwest SW
BradesWed 10:52 PM607 km377 miles328 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreWed 10:52 PM613 km381 miles331 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 10:52 PM646 km402 miles349 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RoseauWed 10:52 PM695 km432 miles375 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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