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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: 57%
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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 58' North
Longitude: 26° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.12 meters/second, 1570.0 km/hour, 975.6 miles/hour or 847.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.26 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.0"975.45 miwest0° 08' 25.0"9.65 misouth975.80 mi
24 hours11° 15' 14.2"755.55 mieast3° 40' 46.3"252.94 misouth801.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 6:10 AM354 km220 miles191 nmEast-northeast ENE
MindeloTue 6:10 AM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa MariaTue 6:10 AM497 km309 miles268 nmNortheast NE
DakarTue 7:10 AM998 km620 miles539 nmEast E
BanjulTue 7:10 AM1092 km679 miles590 nmEast E
BissauTue 7:10 AM1224 km761 miles661 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 7:10 AM1230 km764 miles664 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryTue 7:10 AM1494 km929 miles807 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownTue 7:10 AM1585 km985 miles856 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaTue 7:10 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmEast-southeast ESE
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