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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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 46' North
Longitude: 46° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.50 meters/second, 1571.4 km/hour, 976.4 miles/hour or 848.5 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' 49.7"976.29 miwest0° 08' 31.0"9.76 misouth976.64 mi
24 hours11° 15' 10.4"756.12 mieast3° 42' 58.8"255.47 misouth803.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 5:34 AM1139 km708 miles615 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboTue 5:34 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownTue 4:34 AM1368 km850 miles739 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 4:34 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesTue 4:34 AM1512 km939 miles816 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceTue 4:34 AM1522 km946 miles822 nmWest W
KingstownTue 4:34 AM1542 km958 miles832 nmWest W
RoseauTue 4:34 AM1559 km969 miles842 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 4:34 AM1604 km997 miles866 nmWest W
Saint George'sTue 4:34 AM1612 km1002 miles870 nmWest W
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