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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, November 1, 2012 at 7:20:00 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: 95%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 25' North, Longitude: 86° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.85 meters/second, 1515.1 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.69 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 miNorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.5"941.09 miWest0° 02' 21.3"2.70 miNorth940.98 mi
24 hours11° 38' 34.4"754.89 miEast0° 30' 03.3"34.46 miNorth754.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CozumelThu 1:20 AM51 km32 miles28 nmWest W
Playa del CarmenThu 1:20 AM67 km42 miles36 nmWest-northwest WNW
CancúnThu 1:20 AM91 km56 miles49 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChetumalThu 1:20 AM287 km178 miles155 nmSouthwest SW
San PedroThu 1:20 AM318 km198 miles172 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MeridaThu 1:20 AM334 km207 miles180 nmWest W
Orange Walk TownThu 1:20 AM340 km211 miles184 nmSouthwest SW
Pinar del Río *Thu 3:20 AM363 km225 miles196 nmNortheast NE
Belize CityThu 1:20 AM371 km230 miles200 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DangrigaThu 1:20 AM425 km264 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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