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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: 57%
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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 51' North
Longitude: 38° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.35 meters/second, 1570.8 km/hour, 976.1 miles/hour or 848.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.27 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.5"975.95 miwest0° 08' 28.6"9.71 misouth976.30 mi
24 hours11° 15' 11.9"755.89 mieast3° 42' 05.3"254.45 misouth802.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 7:00 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmEast E
CayenneTue 5:00 AM1785 km1109 miles964 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaTue 5:00 AM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmSouth S
BelémTue 5:00 AM2003 km1245 miles1082 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboTue 5:00 AM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownTue 4:00 AM2259 km1403 miles1220 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 4:00 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmWest-southwest WSW
DakarTue 8:00 AM2303 km1431 miles1244 nmEast E
CastriesTue 4:00 AM2400 km1491 miles1296 nmWest W
BanjulTue 8:00 AM2400 km1492 miles1296 nmEast E
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