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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: 37%

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 Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 50' North, Longitude: 20° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.90 meters/second, 1608.8 km/hour, 999.7 miles/hour or 868.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.2"999.56 miwest0° 11' 17.7"12.94 misouth999.81 mi
24 hours11° 30' 57.1"792.46 mieast4° 41' 18.7"322.15 misouth857.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ConakryThu 8:18 AM833 km517 miles450 nmEast-northeast ENE
FreetownThu 8:18 AM833 km518 miles450 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauThu 8:18 AM845 km525 miles456 nmNortheast NE
ZiguinchorThu 8:18 AM867 km539 miles468 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BokéThu 8:18 AM870 km540 miles470 nmNortheast NE
SerekundaThu 8:18 AM930 km578 miles502 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BafatáThu 8:18 AM936 km582 miles505 nmNortheast NE
BanjulThu 8:18 AM936 km582 miles506 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakeniThu 8:18 AM972 km604 miles525 nmEast-northeast ENE
BoThu 8:18 AM975 km606 miles527 nmEast-northeast ENE
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