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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 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 41' North, Longitude: 38° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.61 meters/second, 1532.2 km/hour, 952.1 miles/hour or 827.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.87 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.09 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.7"951.77 miwest0° 04' 54.5"5.63 minorth951.55 mi
24 hours11° 29' 51.9"753.50 mieast1° 33' 14.5"106.89 minorth757.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 2:14 AM1673 km1039 miles903 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneWed 12:14 AM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboWed 12:14 AM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmSouthwest SW
DakarWed 3:14 AM2312 km1437 miles1248 nmEast E
BridgetownTue 11:14 PM2320 km1442 miles1253 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouakchottWed 3:14 AM2402 km1493 miles1297 nmEast E
Fort-de-FranceTue 11:14 PM2426 km1507 miles1310 nmWest W
CastriesTue 11:14 PM2433 km1512 miles1313 nmWest W
BanjulWed 3:14 AM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmEast E
RoseauTue 11:14 PM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmWest W

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