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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: 100%

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, October 30, 2012 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' North, Longitude: 35° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.74 meters/second, 1554.3 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.10 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.4"965.58 miwest0° 06' 55.9"7.95 minorth965.33 mi
24 hours11° 16' 56.6"749.59 mieast2° 24' 39.4"165.81 minorth763.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 1:14 AM1290 km802 miles697 nmEast E
DakarTue 2:14 AM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmEast E
BanjulTue 2:14 AM2056 km1278 miles1110 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 2:14 AM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmEast E
BissauTue 2:14 AM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmEast E
CayenneMon 11:14 PM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 11:14 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmSouth S
BelémMon 11:14 PM2420 km1503 miles1306 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboMon 11:14 PM2436 km1513 miles1315 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakryTue 2:14 AM2473 km1537 miles1335 nmEast-southeast ESE
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