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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: 100%

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 Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 01:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 51' North, Longitude: 37° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.47 meters/second, 1520.9 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.75 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.4"944.79 miwest0° 03' 26.3"3.94 minorth944.63 mi
24 hours11° 36' 29.9"755.44 mieast0° 56' 47.9"65.13 minorth755.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 12:54 AM1609 km1000 miles869 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarWed 1:54 AM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneTue 10:54 PM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottWed 1:54 AM2301 km1430 miles1243 nmEast E
Ponta DelgadaWed 12:54 AM2303 km1431 miles1244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Angra do HeroísmoWed 12:54 AM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulWed 1:54 AM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmEast-southeast ESE
ParamariboTue 10:54 PM2440 km1516 miles1318 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownTue 9:54 PM2447 km1520 miles1321 nmWest-southwest WSW
BissauWed 1:54 AM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmEast-southeast ESE
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