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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 8:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 08' North, Longitude: 29° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.41 meters/second, 1592.7 km/hour, 989.6 miles/hour or 860.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.49 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.6"989.48 miWest0° 10' 03.3"11.52 miSouth989.81 mi
24 hours11° 18' 11.6"769.71 miEast4° 16' 15.4"293.50 miSouth827.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 7:10 AM853 km530 miles461 nmNortheast NE
MindeloWed 7:10 AM903 km561 miles488 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarWed 8:10 AM1421 km883 miles768 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulWed 8:10 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauWed 8:10 AM1551 km963 miles837 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 8:10 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 8:10 AM1751 km1088 miles945 nmEast E
FreetownWed 8:10 AM1814 km1127 miles979 nmEast E
FortalezaWed 5:10 AM1820 km1131 miles983 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeWed 5:10 AM2093 km1300 miles1130 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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