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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, November 5, 2012 at 8:00:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' North, Longitude: 49° 49' 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"961.59 miWest0° 06' 37.9"7.60 miSouth961.90 mi
24 hours11° 19' 13.7"749.46 miEast3° 00' 53.2"207.29 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 4:00 AM1134 km704 miles612 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 4:00 AM1232 km766 miles665 nmWest W
CastriesMon 4:00 AM1240 km771 miles670 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 4:00 AM1250 km777 miles675 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 4:00 AM1276 km793 miles689 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 4:00 AM1281 km796 miles692 nmWest W
KingstownMon 4:00 AM1294 km804 miles699 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 5:00 AM1348 km838 miles728 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboMon 5:00 AM1354 km841 miles731 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 4:00 AM1374 km854 miles742 nmWest W

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