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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 phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' North, Longitude: 16° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.77 meters/second, 1511.2 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.3"938.68 miwest0° 01' 14.5"1.43 minorth938.61 mi
24 hours11° 41' 37.9"756.39 mieast0° 03' 00.9"3.46 minorth756.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouThu 1:14 AM87 km54 miles47 nmWest-northwest WNW
NouakchottThu 1:14 AM300 km186 miles162 nmSouth S
DakhlaThu 1:14 AM324 km201 miles175 nmNorth N
RossoThu 1:14 AM475 km295 miles256 nmSouth S
Saint-LouisThu 1:14 AM527 km328 miles285 nmSouth S
TidjikjaThu 1:14 AM559 km347 miles302 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape BojadorThu 1:14 AM618 km384 miles334 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToubaThu 1:14 AM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth S
ThièsThu 1:14 AM667 km414 miles360 nmSouth S
DakarThu 1:14 AM689 km428 miles372 nmSouth S
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