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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 = Friday, December 28, 2012 at 3:52:00 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: 100%

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 Friday, December 28, 2012 at 03:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 10' North, Longitude: 60° 56' West

The ground speed is currently 421.40 meters/second, 1517.0 kilometres/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.71 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miSouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.5"942.34 miWest0° 03' 00.3"3.45 miSouth942.49 mi
24 hours11° 38' 00.6"755.48 miEast1° 37' 52.0"112.20 miSouth767.55 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Thu 11:52 PM296 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southwest SSW
The ValleyThu 11:52 PM312 km194 miles169 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaThu 11:52 PM323 km201 miles175 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotThu 11:52 PM325 km202 miles176 nmSouthwest SW
PhilipsburgThu 11:52 PM326 km202 miles176 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Thu 11:52 PM352 km219 miles190 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OranjestadThu 11:52 PM368 km229 miles199 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Thu 11:52 PM371 km230 miles200 nmSouth-southwest SSW
The BottomThu 11:52 PM373 km232 miles202 nmSouthwest SW
CharlestownThu 11:52 PM381 km237 miles206 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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