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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: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 07' North, Longitude: 29° 56' 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 misouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.6"989.56 miwest0° 10' 03.3"11.52 misouth989.89 mi
24 hours11° 18' 11.8"769.78 mieast4° 16' 16.8"293.55 misouth827.95 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 AM876 km544 miles473 nmNortheast NE
MindeloWed 7:10 AM920 km572 miles497 nmNortheast NE
DakarWed 8:10 AM1449 km900 miles782 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulWed 8:10 AM1501 km933 miles811 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauWed 8:10 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 8:10 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 8:10 AM1781 km1106 miles961 nmEast E
FortalezaWed 5:10 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FreetownWed 8:10 AM1843 km1145 miles995 nmEast E
RecifeWed 5:10 AM2088 km1298 miles1128 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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