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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: 95%

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 Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 13° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.48 meters/second, 1517.3 km/hour, 942.8 miles/hour or 819.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.71 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.05 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.5"942.50 miwest0° 02' 49.4"3.24 minorth942.36 mi
24 hours11° 37' 36.0"754.90 mieast0° 41' 34.1"47.66 minorth754.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaThu 2:20 AM316 km196 miles170 nmSoutheast SE
NouakchottThu 2:20 AM322 km200 miles174 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouThu 2:20 AM339 km211 miles183 nmWest-northwest WNW
DakhlaThu 2:20 AM441 km274 miles238 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RossoThu 2:20 AM456 km283 miles246 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-LouisThu 2:20 AM539 km335 miles291 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ToubaThu 2:20 AM627 km390 miles339 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cape BojadorThu 2:20 AM659 km410 miles356 nmNorth N
ThièsThu 2:20 AM680 km422 miles367 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TambacoundaThu 2:20 AM712 km442 miles384 nmSouth S
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