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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: 76%
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 Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 12' North
Longitude: 41° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.16 meters/second, 1527.0 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.3"948.60 miwest0° 04' 26.7"5.10 misouth948.83 mi
24 hours11° 27' 26.2"748.60 mieast2° 10' 56.5"150.10 misouth768.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSun 5:36 AM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneSun 3:36 AM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownSun 2:36 AM2080 km1292 miles1123 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSun 3:36 AM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceSun 2:36 AM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmWest W
CastriesSun 2:36 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 2:36 AM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 2:36 AM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 2:36 AM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmWest W
KingstownSun 2:36 AM2241 km1392 miles1210 nmWest-southwest WSW
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