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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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 48' North, Longitude: 43° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.44 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 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' 49.6"976.15 miwest0° 08' 29.9"9.74 misouth976.50 mi
24 hours11° 15' 10.9"756.02 mieast3° 42' 36.8"255.05 misouth803.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 5:20 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboTue 5:20 AM1544 km960 miles834 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownTue 4:20 AM1735 km1078 miles937 nmWest W
BelémTue 5:20 AM1771 km1100 miles956 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownTue 4:20 AM1771 km1100 miles956 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesTue 4:20 AM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceTue 4:20 AM1887 km1172 miles1019 nmWest W
KingstownTue 4:20 AM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmWest W
RoseauTue 4:20 AM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 4:20 AM1964 km1221 miles1061 nmWest W
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