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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 9:00:00 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: 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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 46' North, Longitude: 64° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.23 meters/second, 1548.8 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.04 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miSouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.2"962.16 miWest0° 06' 42.8"7.70 miSouth962.48 mi
24 hours11° 18' 57.8"749.60 miEast3° 02' 43.6"209.39 miSouth783.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChristianstedMon 5:00 AM116 km72 miles63 nmNorth-northwest NNW
The Bottom (Saba)Mon 5:00 AM151 km94 miles81 nmNortheast NE
Cruz BayMon 5:00 AM181 km112 miles97 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 5:00 AM183 km114 miles99 nmEast-northeast ENE
Road TownMon 5:00 AM187 km116 miles101 nmNorth N
Charlotte AmalieMon 5:00 AM187 km116 miles101 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CharlestownMon 5:00 AM187 km116 miles101 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhilipsburgMon 5:00 AM197 km122 miles106 nmNortheast NE
MarigotMon 5:00 AM197 km122 miles106 nmNortheast NE
GustaviaMon 5:00 AM202 km126 miles109 nmNortheast NE

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