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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: 98%

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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 39' North, Longitude: 31° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.71 meters/second, 1532.6 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.87 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.4"952.06 miwest0° 04' 57.0"5.68 minorth951.85 mi
24 hours11° 29' 39.6"753.50 mieast1° 34' 15.1"108.06 minorth757.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloWed 1:46 AM763 km474 miles412 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaWed 1:46 AM988 km614 miles534 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarWed 2:46 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottWed 2:46 AM1687 km1048 miles911 nmEast E
BanjulWed 2:46 AM1741 km1082 miles940 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauWed 2:46 AM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnWed 2:46 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta DelgadaWed 1:46 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryWed 2:46 AM2210 km1374 miles1194 nmEast-southeast ESE
Angra do HeroísmoWed 1:46 AM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmNorth N
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