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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 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 29' North, Longitude: 60° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.97 meters/second, 1533.5 km/hour, 952.9 miles/hour or 828.0 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' 08.4"952.66 miwest0° 05' 16.6"6.05 misouth952.92 mi
24 hours11° 26' 46.4"751.12 mieast2° 29' 50.6"171.75 misouth775.57 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 12:38 AM151 km94 miles82 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 12:38 AM194 km120 miles105 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSat 12:38 AM237 km147 miles128 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesSat 12:38 AM247 km154 miles134 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 12:38 AM251 km156 miles135 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleySat 12:38 AM252 km157 miles136 nmWest W
MarigotSat 12:38 AM257 km159 miles139 nmWest W
Pointe-à-PitreSat 12:38 AM263 km163 miles142 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 12:38 AM296 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RoseauSat 12:38 AM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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