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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 08:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 46' North, Longitude: 46° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.49 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.27 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.7"976.21 miwest0° 08' 31.0"9.76 misouth976.56 mi
24 hours11° 15' 10.4"756.06 mieast3° 42' 57.1"255.42 misouth803.20 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 AM1155 km718 miles624 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboTue 5:34 AM1276 km793 miles689 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownTue 4:34 AM1397 km868 miles755 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 4:34 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesTue 4:34 AM1541 km957 miles832 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceTue 4:34 AM1551 km964 miles837 nmWest W
KingstownTue 4:34 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmWest W
RoseauTue 4:34 AM1588 km987 miles858 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 4:34 AM1633 km1014 miles882 nmWest W
Saint George'sTue 4:34 AM1641 km1020 miles886 nmWest W

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