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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: 76%

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 Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 21' North, Longitude: 12° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.78 meters/second, 1525.6 km/hour, 948.0 miles/hour or 823.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.80 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.7"947.74 miwest0° 04' 15.8"4.89 misouth947.96 mi
24 hours11° 28' 08.1"748.71 mieast2° 06' 45.9"145.32 misouth767.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaSun 4:36 AM117 km73 miles63 nmSoutheast SE
NouakchottSun 4:36 AM425 km264 miles230 nmWest-southwest WSW
RossoSun 4:36 AM497 km309 miles268 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouSun 4:36 AM539 km335 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-LouisSun 4:36 AM589 km366 miles318 nmSouthwest SW
DakhlaSun 4:36 AM620 km385 miles335 nmNorthwest NW
ToubaSun 4:36 AM634 km394 miles342 nmSouthwest SW
TambacoundaSun 4:36 AM638 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThièsSun 4:36 AM714 km444 miles386 nmSouthwest SW
FarafenniSun 4:36 AM736 km458 miles398 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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