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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 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 56' North
Longitude: 41° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.83 meters/second, 1547.4 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.13 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.9"961.32 miwest0° 06' 35.1"7.55 misouth961.63 mi
24 hours11° 19' 23.3"749.43 mieast2° 59' 48.6"206.07 misouth782.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneMon 4:24 AM1786 km1110 miles965 nmSouthwest SW
PraiaMon 6:24 AM1924 km1195 miles1039 nmEast E
ParamariboMon 4:24 AM1942 km1207 miles1048 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownMon 3:24 AM2007 km1247 miles1083 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceMon 3:24 AM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmWest W
CastriesMon 3:24 AM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmWest W
GeorgetownMon 3:24 AM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 3:24 AM2148 km1334 miles1160 nmWest W
KingstownMon 3:24 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 3:24 AM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmWest W
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