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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: 66%

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 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' North, Longitude: 50° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.98 meters/second, 1547.9 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' 33.5"961.67 miwest0° 06' 38.0"7.61 misouth961.98 mi
24 hours11° 19' 13.4"749.51 mieast3° 00' 55.2"207.34 misouth783.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownMon 4:00 AM1106 km687 miles597 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 4:00 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmWest W
CastriesMon 4:00 AM1211 km753 miles654 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 4:00 AM1221 km759 miles659 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 4:00 AM1247 km775 miles674 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 4:00 AM1253 km779 miles677 nmWest W
KingstownMon 4:00 AM1266 km787 miles684 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboMon 5:00 AM1342 km834 miles724 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneMon 5:00 AM1343 km834 miles725 nmSouth S
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 4:00 AM1345 km836 miles726 nmWest W
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