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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: 84%
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 Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 35' North
Longitude: 23° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.34 meters/second, 1513.2 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.9"940.03 miwest0° 02' 01.0"2.31 misouth940.14 mi
24 hours11° 35' 42.9"751.04 mieast1° 14' 29.5"85.41 misouth758.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloSat 3:36 AM430 km267 miles232 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Santa MariaSat 3:36 AM451 km280 miles243 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PraiaSat 3:36 AM628 km390 miles339 nmSouth S
NouadhibouSat 4:36 AM702 km436 miles379 nmEast E
NouakchottSat 4:36 AM864 km537 miles466 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakhlaSat 4:36 AM877 km545 miles474 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarSat 4:36 AM938 km583 miles506 nmSoutheast SE
RossoSat 4:36 AM953 km592 miles515 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsSat 4:36 AM967 km601 miles522 nmSoutheast SE
BanjulSat 4:36 AM1099 km683 miles594 nmSoutheast SE
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