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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: 83%
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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 31' North
Longitude: 52° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.54 meters/second, 1513.9 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.5 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' 54.8"940.47 miwest0° 02' 12.5"2.53 misouth940.59 mi
24 hours11° 35' 11.0"750.80 mieast1° 18' 58.8"90.55 misouth759.36 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 2:36 AM1002 km623 miles541 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 2:36 AM1026 km638 miles554 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 2:36 AM1069 km664 miles577 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 2:36 AM1078 km670 miles582 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSat 2:36 AM1095 km681 miles591 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownSat 2:36 AM1096 km681 miles592 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 2:36 AM1104 km686 miles596 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 2:36 AM1129 km702 miles610 nmSouthwest SW
KingstownSat 2:36 AM1213 km753 miles655 nmSouthwest SW
Saint George'sSat 2:36 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmSouthwest SW
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