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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' North, Longitude: 75° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.70 meters/second, 1514.5 km/hour, 941.1 miles/hour or 817.8 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' 02.3"0.04 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.5"940.77 miwest0° 02' 21.4"2.70 misouth940.90 mi
24 hours11° 34' 45.2"750.56 mieast1° 22' 26.5"94.51 misouth759.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santiago de Cuba *Sat 4:10 AM76 km47 miles41 nmSouthwest SW
Holguín *Sat 4:10 AM114 km71 miles62 nmWest-northwest WNW
Gonaïves *Sat 4:10 AM292 km181 miles158 nmEast-southeast ESE
Camagüey *Sat 4:10 AM294 km183 miles159 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstonSat 3:10 AM317 km197 miles171 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cap-Haïtien *Sat 4:10 AM330 km205 miles178 nmEast-southeast ESE
May PenSat 3:10 AM346 km215 miles187 nmSouthwest SW
Montego BaySat 3:10 AM355 km221 miles192 nmSouthwest SW
Port-au-Prince *Sat 4:10 AM374 km233 miles202 nmSoutheast SE
Cockburn Town *Sat 4:10 AM444 km276 miles240 nmEast-northeast ENE
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