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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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 04:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 30' North, Longitude: 56° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.91 meters/second, 1533.3 km/hour, 952.7 miles/hour or 827.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.88 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 31' 08.0"952.52 miwest0° 05' 15.3"6.02 misouth952.79 mi
24 hours11° 26' 54.8"751.17 mieast2° 29' 19.1"171.15 misouth775.48 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)Sat 12:22 AM538 km334 miles290 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 12:22 AM554 km344 miles299 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreSat 12:22 AM560 km348 miles302 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 12:22 AM591 km367 miles319 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 12:22 AM601 km373 miles324 nmSouthwest SW
BradesSat 12:22 AM602 km374 miles325 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSat 12:22 AM625 km389 miles338 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 12:22 AM638 km397 miles345 nmWest W
GustaviaSat 12:22 AM641 km398 miles346 nmWest W
The ValleySat 12:22 AM661 km410 miles357 nmWest W
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