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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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 16' North, Longitude: 29° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.00 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.6"948.24 miwest0° 04' 22.2"5.01 misouth948.46 mi
24 hours11° 27' 43.7"748.65 mieast2° 09' 12.3"148.11 misouth767.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloSun 4:46 AM509 km316 miles275 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaSun 4:46 AM765 km475 miles413 nmSoutheast SE
DakarSun 5:46 AM1343 km834 miles725 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottSun 5:46 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmEast E
BanjulSun 5:46 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauSun 5:46 AM1665 km1034 miles899 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnSun 5:46 AM1845 km1147 miles996 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakrySun 5:46 AM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta DelgadaSun 4:46 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmNorth N
FreetownSun 5:46 AM2086 km1296 miles1127 nmEast-southeast ESE
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