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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: 67%
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 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 01' North
Longitude: 29° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.62 meters/second, 1546.6 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.02 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 misouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.2"960.85 miwest0° 06' 31.0"7.47 misouth961.15 mi
24 hours11° 19' 37.1"749.33 mieast2° 58' 15.9"204.30 misouth782.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloMon 5:34 AM456 km283 miles246 nmEast E
PraiaMon 5:34 AM658 km409 miles355 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa MariaMon 5:34 AM679 km422 miles367 nmEast E
DakarMon 6:34 AM1294 km804 miles699 nmEast E
NouakchottMon 6:34 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmEast E
BanjulMon 6:34 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauMon 6:34 AM1581 km983 miles854 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakryMon 6:34 AM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownMon 6:34 AM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnMon 6:34 AM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmNortheast NE
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