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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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 45' North
Longitude: 49° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.54 meters/second, 1571.6 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.28 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.7"976.39 miwest0° 08' 31.7"9.77 misouth976.73 mi
24 hours11° 15' 10.1"756.19 mieast3° 43' 14.6"255.77 misouth803.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 5:44 AM1026 km637 miles554 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboTue 5:44 AM1080 km671 miles583 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownTue 4:44 AM1106 km688 miles597 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 4:44 AM1227 km762 miles662 nmSouthwest SW
CastriesTue 4:44 AM1250 km777 miles675 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceTue 4:44 AM1261 km784 miles681 nmWest W
KingstownTue 4:44 AM1280 km795 miles691 nmWest W
RoseauTue 4:44 AM1301 km808 miles702 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 4:44 AM1348 km837 miles728 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint George'sTue 4:44 AM1351 km840 miles730 nmWest W
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