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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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 45' North
Longitude: 64° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.24 meters/second, 1548.9 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"962.24 miwest0° 06' 42.9"7.70 misouth962.55 mi
24 hours11° 18' 57.6"749.66 mieast3° 02' 45.8"209.45 misouth783.77 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 AM110 km68 miles59 nmNorth N
Cruz BayMon 5:00 AM175 km109 miles95 nmNorth N
Charlotte AmalieMon 5:00 AM180 km112 miles97 nmNorth N
Road TownMon 5:00 AM185 km115 miles100 nmNorth N
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 5:00 AM211 km131 miles114 nmEast-northeast ENE
CharlestownMon 5:00 AM215 km134 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
MarigotMon 5:00 AM218 km135 miles118 nmNortheast NE
PhilipsburgMon 5:00 AM218 km135 miles118 nmNortheast NE
CaguasMon 5:00 AM223 km138 miles120 nmNorthwest NW
GustaviaMon 5:00 AM226 km140 miles122 nmNortheast NE
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