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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 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 16' North, Longitude: 26° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.97 meters/second, 1526.3 km/hour, 948.4 miles/hour or 824.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.4"948.10 miwest0° 04' 21.3"4.99 misouth948.32 mi
24 hours11° 27' 47.1"748.60 mieast2° 08' 51.4"147.70 misouth767.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloSun 4:36 AM320 km199 miles173 nmSoutheast SE
Santa MariaSun 4:36 AM498 km309 miles269 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaSun 4:36 AM589 km366 miles318 nmSoutheast SE
DakarSun 5:36 AM1109 km689 miles599 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottSun 5:36 AM1137 km707 miles614 nmEast E
BanjulSun 5:36 AM1258 km781 miles679 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauSun 5:36 AM1445 km898 miles780 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnSun 5:36 AM1631 km1014 miles881 nmNortheast NE
ConakrySun 5:36 AM1766 km1097 miles954 nmSoutheast SE
FreetownSun 5:36 AM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmSoutheast SE

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