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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 36' North, Longitude: 23° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.83 meters/second, 1533.0 km/hour, 952.6 miles/hour or 827.7 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' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.1"952.27 miwest0° 04' 59.8"5.73 minorth952.05 mi
24 hours11° 29' 24.9"753.38 mieast1° 35' 26.8"109.42 minorth757.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloWed 1:14 AM221 km137 miles119 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Santa MariaWed 1:14 AM247 km153 miles133 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PraiaWed 1:14 AM410 km255 miles222 nmSouth S
NouadhibouWed 2:14 AM766 km476 miles414 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarWed 2:14 AM818 km508 miles442 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottWed 2:14 AM842 km523 miles454 nmEast E
ThièsWed 2:14 AM857 km532 miles462 nmEast-southeast ESE
RossoWed 2:14 AM892 km554 miles482 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaWed 2:14 AM952 km592 miles514 nmEast-southeast ESE
SerekundaWed 2:14 AM963 km598 miles520 nmSoutheast SE
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