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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 08:30:00 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: 66%

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 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 49' North, Longitude: 57° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.10 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 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 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.9"961.88 miwest0° 06' 40.4"7.65 misouth962.19 mi
24 hours11° 19' 05.8"749.53 mieast3° 01' 48.6"208.34 misouth783.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pointe-à-PitreMon 4:30 AM480 km298 miles259 nmWest W
RoseauMon 4:30 AM490 km305 miles265 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 4:30 AM493 km306 miles266 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownMon 4:30 AM493 km307 miles266 nmSouthwest SW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 4:30 AM505 km314 miles273 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 4:30 AM509 km316 miles275 nmWest W
Codrington (Barbuda)Mon 4:30 AM513 km319 miles277 nmWest W
CastriesMon 4:30 AM521 km324 miles281 nmSouthwest SW
Vieux FortMon 4:30 AM539 km335 miles291 nmSouthwest SW
BradesMon 4:30 AM546 km339 miles295 nmWest W

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