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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 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 04' North
Longitude: 34° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.48 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.50 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.5"989.72 miwest0° 10' 04.4"11.54 misouth990.04 mi
24 hours11° 18' 17.6"770.01 mieast4° 16' 39.0"293.98 misouth828.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 7:28 AM1288 km800 miles695 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaWed 5:28 AM1601 km995 miles864 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarWed 8:28 AM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulWed 8:28 AM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeWed 5:28 AM2011 km1249 miles1086 nmSouth S
BelémWed 5:28 AM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmSouthwest SW
BissauWed 8:28 AM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmEast E
CayenneWed 5:28 AM2070 km1286 miles1117 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouakchottWed 8:28 AM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 8:28 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmEast E
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