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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: 84%
Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 33' North
Longitude: 38° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.44 meters/second, 1513.6 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.2"940.25 miwest0° 02' 06.8"2.42 misouth940.36 mi
24 hours11° 35' 27.2"750.92 mieast1° 16' 44.2"87.98 misouth759.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSat 4:36 AM1684 km1047 miles909 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta Delgada (Azores)Sat 4:36 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CayenneSat 2:36 AM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmSouthwest SW
DakarSat 5:36 AM2304 km1432 miles1244 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottSat 5:36 AM2357 km1465 miles1273 nmEast E
BridgetownSat 1:36 AM2416 km1501 miles1305 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanjulSat 5:36 AM2438 km1515 miles1317 nmEast-southeast ESE
ParamariboSat 2:36 AM2447 km1520 miles1321 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceSat 1:36 AM2505 km1556 miles1353 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 1:36 AM2511 km1560 miles1356 nmWest W
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