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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 = Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 2:14:00 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: 100%

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, October 30, 2012 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' North, Longitude: 35° 12' 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' 04.5"965.53 miWest0° 06' 56.0"7.95 miNorth965.28 mi
24 hours11° 16' 55.9"749.54 miEast2° 24' 41.6"165.84 miNorth762.98 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 AM1261 km784 miles681 nmEast E
DakarTue 2:14 AM1914 km1190 miles1034 nmEast E
BanjulTue 2:14 AM2027 km1260 miles1095 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 2:14 AM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmEast E
BissauTue 2:14 AM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmEast E
FortalezaMon 11:14 PM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmSouth S
CayenneMon 11:14 PM2247 km1397 miles1214 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémMon 11:14 PM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmSouthwest SW
ConakryTue 2:14 AM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmEast-southeast ESE
ParamariboMon 11:14 PM2462 km1530 miles1329 nmWest-southwest WSW

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