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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: 90%

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 Friday, November 2, 2012 at 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 17° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.45 meters/second, 1510.0 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.2"938.02 miwest0° 00' 25.8"0.49 minorth937.99 mi
24 hours11° 39' 46.9"753.86 mieast0° 16' 28.2"18.89 misouth754.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouFri 3:20 AM4 km3 miles2 nmNorth N
DakhlaFri 3:20 AM330 km205 miles178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NouakchottFri 3:20 AM331 km206 miles179 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RossoFri 3:20 AM503 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-LouisFri 3:20 AM543 km337 miles293 nmSouth S
Cape BojadorFri 3:20 AM635 km394 miles343 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TidjikjaFri 3:20 AM643 km399 miles347 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsFri 3:20 AM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth S
ToubaFri 3:20 AM679 km422 miles367 nmSouth S
DakarFri 3:20 AM691 km429 miles373 nmSouth S
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