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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: 99%

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 Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' North, Longitude: 9° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.05 meters/second, 1533.8 km/hour, 953.0 miles/hour or 828.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.88 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.4"952.82 miwest0° 05' 04.9"5.83 minorth952.60 mi
24 hours11° 28' 58.4"753.32 mieast1° 37' 33.7"111.85 minorth757.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaWed 1:14 AM186 km116 miles101 nmWest W
NouakchottWed 1:14 AM669 km416 miles361 nmWest W
BamakoWed 1:14 AM675 km419 miles364 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TambacoundaWed 1:14 AM678 km421 miles366 nmSouthwest SW
RossoWed 1:14 AM689 km428 miles372 nmWest-southwest WSW
ToubaWed 1:14 AM776 km482 miles419 nmWest-southwest WSW
KoutialaWed 1:14 AM815 km506 miles440 nmSoutheast SE
NouadhibouWed 1:14 AM818 km508 miles441 nmWest-northwest WNW
FarafenniWed 1:14 AM838 km521 miles452 nmSouthwest SW
GabúWed 1:14 AM846 km526 miles457 nmSouthwest SW
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