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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 07:54:00 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 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 53' North, Longitude: 48° 22' 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.4"961.53 miwest0° 06' 37.4"7.59 misouth961.84 mi
24 hours11° 19' 15.4"749.45 mieast3° 00' 42.0"207.07 misouth782.92 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 AM1280 km796 miles691 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 3:54 AM1385 km861 miles748 nmWest W
CayenneMon 4:54 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CastriesMon 3:54 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 3:54 AM1404 km872 miles758 nmWest W
ParamariboMon 4:54 AM1431 km889 miles772 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 3:54 AM1431 km889 miles773 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 3:54 AM1436 km892 miles775 nmWest W
KingstownMon 3:54 AM1443 km897 miles779 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 3:54 AM1528 km950 miles825 nmWest W

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