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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, November 5, 2012 at 7:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 67%

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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 57' North, Longitude: 40° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.81 meters/second, 1547.3 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.02 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miSouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.8"961.21 miWest0° 06' 34.7"7.54 miSouth961.51 mi
24 hours11° 19' 24.7"749.37 miEast2° 59' 39.1"205.87 miSouth782.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaMon 6:20 AM1793 km1114 miles968 nmEast E
CayenneMon 4:20 AM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboMon 4:20 AM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownMon 3:20 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmWest W
BelémMon 4:20 AM2231 km1386 miles1205 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 3:20 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmWest W
GeorgetownMon 3:20 AM2259 km1404 miles1220 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesMon 3:20 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmWest W
RoseauMon 3:20 AM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmWest W
FortalezaMon 4:20 AM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmSouth S

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