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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 55' North, Longitude: 32° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.23 meters/second, 1570.4 km/hour, 975.8 miles/hour or 848.0 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' 49.2"975.61 miwest0° 08' 26.6"9.68 misouth975.96 mi
24 hours11° 15' 13.0"755.65 mieast3° 41' 22.6"253.62 misouth802.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloTue 6:34 AM841 km523 miles454 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaTue 6:34 AM943 km586 miles509 nmEast E
DakarTue 7:34 AM1595 km991 miles861 nmEast E
BanjulTue 7:34 AM1691 km1051 miles913 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 7:34 AM1795 km1116 miles969 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauTue 7:34 AM1817 km1129 miles981 nmEast E
ConakryTue 7:34 AM2073 km1288 miles1119 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaTue 4:34 AM2077 km1291 miles1121 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FreetownTue 7:34 AM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneTue 4:34 AM2421 km1505 miles1307 nmWest-southwest WSW
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