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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: 100%

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 Friday, December 28, 2012 at 03:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 53° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.33 meters/second, 1516.8 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.71 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.3"942.25 miwest0° 02' 57.7"3.40 misouth942.41 mi
24 hours11° 38' 11.1"755.60 mieast1° 36' 48.3"110.99 misouth767.46 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)Thu 11:22 PM877 km545 miles474 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Thu 11:22 PM901 km560 miles487 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreThu 11:22 PM915 km568 miles494 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Thu 11:22 PM946 km588 miles511 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesThu 11:22 PM951 km591 miles514 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauThu 11:22 PM957 km595 miles517 nmWest-southwest WSW
GustaviaThu 11:22 PM971 km604 miles525 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceThu 11:22 PM978 km608 miles528 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Thu 11:22 PM979 km608 miles529 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleyThu 11:22 PM984 km612 miles531 nmWest-southwest WSW
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