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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 = Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 9:32:00 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: 36%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 36' North, Longitude: 38° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.06 meters/second, 1609.4 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.67 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miSouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.7"999.93 miWest0° 11' 20.9"13.00 miSouth1000.18 mi
24 hours11° 31' 54.3"793.87 miEast4° 42' 18.2"323.29 miSouth859.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaThu 6:32 AM1032 km641 miles557 nmSouth S
BelémThu 6:32 AM1381 km858 miles746 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeThu 6:32 AM1554 km966 miles839 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneThu 6:32 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmWest W
ParamariboThu 6:32 AM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmWest W
PraiaThu 8:32 AM1910 km1187 miles1032 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorThu 6:32 AM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmSouth S
GeorgetownThu 5:32 AM2212 km1374 miles1194 nmWest W
DakarThu 9:32 AM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmEast-northeast ENE
BridgetownThu 5:32 AM2492 km1548 miles1345 nmWest-northwest WNW

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