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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 8:28:00 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 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 05' North, Longitude: 34° 01' 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' 51.6"989.64 miWest0° 10' 04.4"11.54 miSouth989.96 mi
24 hours11° 18' 17.2"769.94 miEast4° 16' 37.6"293.93 miSouth828.22 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 AM1262 km784 miles681 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaWed 5:28 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarWed 8:28 AM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulWed 8:28 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeWed 5:28 AM2008 km1247 miles1084 nmSouth S
BissauWed 8:28 AM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmEast E
BelémWed 5:28 AM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneWed 5:28 AM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouakchottWed 8:28 AM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 8:28 AM2229 km1385 miles1203 nmEast E

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