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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: 68%
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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 08' North
Longitude: 15° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.37 meters/second, 1545.7 km/hour, 960.5 miles/hour or 834.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.01 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 misouth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.4"960.30 miwest0° 06' 26.2"7.38 misouth960.60 mi
24 hours11° 19' 53.4"749.21 mieast2° 56' 27.5"202.23 misouth781.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RossoMon 5:36 AM92 km57 miles50 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottMon 5:36 AM133 km82 miles72 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-LouisMon 5:36 AM183 km114 miles99 nmSouthwest SW
ToubaMon 5:36 AM260 km161 miles140 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThièsMon 5:36 AM316 km196 miles171 nmSouthwest SW
DakarMon 5:36 AM360 km224 miles194 nmSouthwest SW
FarafenniMon 5:36 AM395 km246 miles213 nmSouth S
TambacoundaMon 5:36 AM407 km253 miles220 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TidjikjaMon 5:36 AM432 km268 miles233 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulMon 5:36 AM432 km268 miles233 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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