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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 07:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 59' North
Longitude: 35° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.73 meters/second, 1547.0 km/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.3 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' 32.7"961.09 miwest0° 06' 33.1"7.51 misouth961.40 mi
24 hours11° 19' 29.8"749.38 mieast2° 59' 04.2"205.22 misouth782.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaMon 6:00 AM1309 km813 miles707 nmEast E
DakarMon 7:00 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmEast E
BanjulMon 7:00 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmEast E
NouakchottMon 7:00 AM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmEast E
BissauMon 7:00 AM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneMon 4:00 AM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaMon 4:00 AM2316 km1439 miles1251 nmSouth S
ParamariboMon 4:00 AM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémMon 4:00 AM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmSouthwest SW
Ponta DelgadaMon 6:00 AM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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