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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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 36' North
Longitude: 24° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.83 meters/second, 1533.0 km/hour, 952.5 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"952.32 miwest0° 04' 59.8"5.73 minorth952.11 mi
24 hours11° 29' 25.4"753.44 mieast1° 35' 24.3"109.38 minorth757.76 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 AM208 km129 miles112 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Santa MariaWed 1:14 AM261 km162 miles141 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PraiaWed 1:14 AM415 km258 miles224 nmSouth S
NouadhibouWed 2:14 AM793 km493 miles428 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarWed 2:14 AM842 km523 miles455 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottWed 2:14 AM870 km541 miles470 nmEast E
ThièsWed 2:14 AM882 km548 miles476 nmEast-southeast ESE
RossoWed 2:14 AM920 km572 miles497 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaWed 2:14 AM978 km608 miles528 nmEast-southeast ESE
SerekundaWed 2:14 AM986 km613 miles532 nmSoutheast SE
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