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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: 36%

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 Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 36' North, Longitude: 37° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.06 meters/second, 1609.4 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 869.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.7"999.99 miwest0° 11' 20.7"12.99 misouth1000.23 mi
24 hours11° 31' 52.0"793.87 mieast4° 42' 15.9"323.26 misouth859.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaThu 6:28 AM1041 km647 miles562 nmSouth S
BelémThu 6:28 AM1448 km900 miles782 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeThu 6:28 AM1544 km959 miles833 nmSouth S
CayenneThu 6:28 AM1644 km1022 miles888 nmWest W
PraiaThu 8:28 AM1845 km1147 miles996 nmNortheast NE
ParamariboThu 6:28 AM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmWest W
SalvadorThu 6:28 AM2057 km1278 miles1111 nmSouth S
GeorgetownThu 5:28 AM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmWest W
DakarThu 9:28 AM2416 km1501 miles1304 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulThu 9:28 AM2455 km1525 miles1326 nmEast-northeast ENE
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