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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, November 5, 2012 at 07:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 55' North, Longitude: 43° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.86 meters/second, 1547.5 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.0"961.34 miwest0° 06' 35.8"7.56 misouth961.65 mi
24 hours11° 19' 20.8"749.40 mieast3° 00' 05.2"206.37 misouth782.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneMon 4:34 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboMon 4:34 AM1765 km1097 miles953 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownMon 3:34 AM1781 km1107 miles962 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 3:34 AM1897 km1179 miles1025 nmWest W
CastriesMon 3:34 AM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmWest W
RoseauMon 3:34 AM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmWest W
GeorgetownMon 3:34 AM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 3:34 AM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmWest W
KingstownMon 3:34 AM1948 km1210 miles1052 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 3:34 AM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmWest W

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