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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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 33' North
Longitude: 40° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.45 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' 54.3"940.28 miwest0° 02' 07.7"2.44 misouth940.40 mi
24 hours11° 35' 24.5"750.90 mieast1° 17' 06.7"88.41 misouth759.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSat 4:46 AM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneSat 2:46 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownSat 1:46 AM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSat 2:46 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceSat 1:46 AM2259 km1403 miles1219 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 1:46 AM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmWest W
RoseauSat 1:46 AM2265 km1408 miles1223 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 1:46 AM2272 km1412 miles1227 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 1:46 AM2279 km1416 miles1230 nmWest W
KingstownSat 1:46 AM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmWest-southwest WSW
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