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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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 03' North, Longitude: 35° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.50 meters/second, 1593.0 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.2 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"989.77 miwest0° 10' 04.8"11.55 misouth990.09 mi
24 hours11° 18' 19.4"770.08 mieast4° 16' 46.4"294.12 misouth828.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 7:34 AM1433 km891 miles774 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaWed 5:34 AM1559 km969 miles842 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémWed 5:34 AM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneWed 5:34 AM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeWed 5:34 AM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmSouth S
DakarWed 8:34 AM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulWed 8:34 AM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmEast-northeast ENE
ParamariboWed 5:34 AM2191 km1362 miles1183 nmWest W
BissauWed 8:34 AM2212 km1375 miles1195 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 8:34 AM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmEast-northeast ENE
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