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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 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 36' North
Longitude: 21° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.86 meters/second, 1533.1 km/hour, 952.6 miles/hour or 827.8 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' 30.2"952.40 miwest0° 05' 00.7"5.74 minorth952.19 mi
24 hours11° 29' 20.9"753.42 mieast1° 35' 45.8"109.79 minorth757.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MariaWed 1:04 AM251 km156 miles136 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MindeloWed 1:04 AM390 km242 miles210 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaWed 1:04 AM447 km278 miles242 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouadhibouWed 2:04 AM560 km348 miles302 nmEast-northeast ENE
NouakchottWed 2:04 AM615 km382 miles332 nmEast E
Saint-LouisWed 2:04 AM628 km390 miles339 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarWed 2:04 AM634 km394 miles343 nmSoutheast SE
ThièsWed 2:04 AM666 km414 miles359 nmSoutheast SE
RossoWed 2:04 AM674 km419 miles364 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaWed 2:04 AM752 km467 miles406 nmEast-southeast ESE
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