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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 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 13' North, Longitude: 20° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.42 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.0"942.43 miwest0° 02' 47.0"3.19 minorth942.29 mi
24 hours11° 37' 42.0"754.96 mieast0° 40' 32.0"46.48 minorth754.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouThu 2:46 AM364 km226 miles197 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa MariaThu 1:46 AM478 km297 miles258 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouakchottThu 2:46 AM526 km327 miles284 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakhlaThu 2:46 AM604 km375 miles326 nmNortheast NE
MindeloThu 1:46 AM605 km376 miles327 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-LouisThu 2:46 AM624 km388 miles337 nmSoutheast SE
RossoThu 2:46 AM639 km397 miles345 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaThu 1:46 AM672 km417 miles363 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarThu 2:46 AM693 km430 miles374 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsThu 2:46 AM707 km439 miles382 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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