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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: 67%

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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 56' North, Longitude: 40° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.81 meters/second, 1547.3 km/hour, 961.5 miles/hour or 835.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.02 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.8"961.28 miwest0° 06' 34.8"7.54 misouth961.59 mi
24 hours11° 19' 24.3"749.42 mieast2° 59' 41.3"205.93 misouth782.59 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 AM1821 km1132 miles983 nmEast E
CayenneMon 4:20 AM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboMon 4:20 AM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownMon 3:20 AM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmWest W
BelémMon 4:20 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 3:20 AM2229 km1385 miles1204 nmWest W
CastriesMon 3:20 AM2231 km1386 miles1205 nmWest W
GeorgetownMon 3:20 AM2233 km1388 miles1206 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 3:20 AM2251 km1399 miles1215 nmWest W
KingstownMon 3:20 AM2277 km1415 miles1229 nmWest W

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