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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 8:20:00 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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 48' North, Longitude: 43° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.43 meters/second, 1571.1 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"976.07 miWest0° 08' 29.9"9.74 miSouth976.42 mi
24 hours11° 15' 11.0"755.96 miEast3° 42' 35.1"255.00 miSouth802.98 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 AM1392 km865 miles751 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboTue 5:20 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownTue 4:20 AM1764 km1096 miles953 nmWest W
BelémTue 5:20 AM1780 km1106 miles961 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownTue 4:20 AM1798 km1117 miles971 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesTue 4:20 AM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceTue 4:20 AM1916 km1190 miles1034 nmWest W
KingstownTue 4:20 AM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmWest W
RoseauTue 4:20 AM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 4:20 AM1993 km1238 miles1076 nmWest W

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