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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 = Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 8:10:00 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: 57%

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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 50' North, Longitude: 40° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.39 meters/second, 1571.0 km/hour, 976.2 miles/hour or 848.3 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' 08.5"0.16 miSouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.5"975.97 miWest0° 08' 29.3"9.72 miSouth976.32 mi
24 hours11° 15' 11.5"755.90 miEast3° 42' 19.3"254.70 miSouth802.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 5:10 AM1593 km990 miles860 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboTue 5:10 AM1795 km1116 miles969 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaTue 7:10 AM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmEast E
BelémTue 5:10 AM1884 km1171 miles1017 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaTue 5:10 AM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmSouth S
BridgetownTue 4:10 AM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 4:10 AM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesTue 4:10 AM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceTue 4:10 AM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmWest W
KingstownTue 4:10 AM2199 km1367 miles1188 nmWest W

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