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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 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 48' North, Longitude: 44° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.45 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"976.19 miwest0° 08' 30.2"9.75 misouth976.54 mi
24 hours11° 15' 10.8"756.05 mieast3° 42' 43.2"255.17 misouth803.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 5:24 AM1298 km806 miles701 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboTue 5:24 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownTue 4:24 AM1630 km1013 miles880 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 4:24 AM1676 km1041 miles905 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 5:24 AM1740 km1081 miles940 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CastriesTue 4:24 AM1773 km1102 miles957 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceTue 4:24 AM1782 km1108 miles962 nmWest W
KingstownTue 4:24 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmWest W
RoseauTue 4:24 AM1818 km1130 miles982 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 4:24 AM1861 km1157 miles1005 nmWest W
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