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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 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 53' North
Longitude: 48° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.95 meters/second, 1547.8 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.8 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' 33.4"961.61 miwest0° 06' 37.5"7.60 misouth961.92 mi
24 hours11° 19' 15.0"749.50 mieast3° 00' 44.2"207.13 misouth782.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownMon 3:54 AM1253 km778 miles676 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 3:54 AM1356 km843 miles732 nmWest W
CastriesMon 3:54 AM1362 km847 miles736 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 3:54 AM1375 km854 miles742 nmWest W
CayenneMon 4:54 AM1381 km858 miles746 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 3:54 AM1402 km871 miles757 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 3:54 AM1407 km875 miles760 nmWest W
KingstownMon 3:54 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboMon 4:54 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 3:54 AM1499 km932 miles810 nmWest W
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