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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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 55' North
Longitude: 43° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.87 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.0"961.42 miwest0° 06' 35.9"7.56 misouth961.73 mi
24 hours11° 19' 20.4"749.46 mieast3° 00' 07.1"206.42 misouth782.75 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 AM1620 km1007 miles875 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboMon 4:34 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownMon 3:34 AM1753 km1089 miles946 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 3:34 AM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmWest W
CastriesMon 3:34 AM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmWest W
RoseauMon 3:34 AM1890 km1174 miles1020 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 3:34 AM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmWest W
KingstownMon 3:34 AM1920 km1193 miles1036 nmWest W
GeorgetownMon 3:34 AM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 3:34 AM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmWest W
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