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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 = Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 4:52:00 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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:30 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 34' North, Longitude: 52° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.48 meters/second, 1542.5 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"15.97 miWest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 miSouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.6"958.24 miWest0° 04' 32.9"5.21 miSouth958.46 mi
24 hours11° 08' 35.7"734.98 miEast2° 09' 31.6"148.45 miSouth753.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownThu 12:52 AM866 km538 miles468 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreThu 12:52 AM923 km573 miles498 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceThu 12:52 AM925 km575 miles499 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauThu 12:52 AM932 km579 miles503 nmWest-southwest WSW
Codrington (Barbuda)Thu 12:52 AM938 km583 miles507 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Thu 12:52 AM943 km586 miles509 nmWest W
CastriesThu 12:52 AM943 km586 miles509 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Thu 12:52 AM948 km589 miles512 nmWest W
Vieux FortThu 12:52 AM954 km593 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesThu 12:52 AM985 km612 miles532 nmWest W

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