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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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 32' North, Longitude: 11° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.03 meters/second, 1533.7 km/hour, 953.0 miles/hour or 828.1 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 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.3"952.77 miwest0° 05' 04.3"5.82 minorth952.55 mi
24 hours11° 29' 01.1"753.33 mieast1° 37' 20.7"111.60 minorth757.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaWed 1:20 AM33 km21 miles18 nmWest W
NouakchottWed 1:20 AM516 km321 miles279 nmWest W
RossoWed 1:20 AM545 km339 miles294 nmWest-southwest WSW
TambacoundaWed 1:20 AM593 km369 miles320 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-LouisWed 1:20 AM636 km395 miles343 nmWest-southwest WSW
ToubaWed 1:20 AM650 km404 miles351 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouWed 1:20 AM675 km420 miles365 nmWest-northwest WNW
FarafenniWed 1:20 AM728 km453 miles393 nmSouthwest SW
BamakoWed 1:20 AM732 km455 miles395 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsWed 1:20 AM745 km463 miles402 nmWest-southwest WSW
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