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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: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 19:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 01' South, Longitude: 21° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.73 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.65 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.3"999.30 miwest0° 11' 14.8"12.88 minorth999.55 mi
24 hours11° 08' 46.5"766.81 mieast4° 32' 09.7"311.70 minorth829.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeTue 4:32 PM1450 km901 miles783 nmWest W
MonroviaTue 7:32 PM1840 km1143 miles994 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaTue 4:32 PM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmWest W
FreetownTue 7:32 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryTue 7:32 PM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorTue 4:32 PM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownTue 7:32 PM2080 km1292 miles1123 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauTue 7:32 PM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulTue 7:32 PM2233 km1387 miles1206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PraiaTue 6:32 PM2322 km1443 miles1254 nmNorth N
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