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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 2:04:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' North, Longitude: 28° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.72 meters/second, 1511.0 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 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' 01.1"0.02 miNorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.8"938.56 miWest0° 01' 09.8"1.33 miNorth938.50 mi
24 hours11° 41' 41.1"756.36 miEast0° 01' 04.1"1.23 miNorth756.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloThu 1:04 AM557 km346 miles301 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaThu 1:04 AM826 km513 miles446 nmSoutheast SE
NouakchottThu 2:04 AM1329 km826 miles718 nmEast E
DakarThu 2:04 AM1338 km831 miles722 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulThu 2:04 AM1489 km925 miles804 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauThu 2:04 AM1680 km1044 miles907 nmSoutheast SE
El AaiúnThu 2:04 AM1690 km1050 miles912 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta DelgadaThu 1:04 AM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmNorth N
ConakryThu 2:04 AM2003 km1245 miles1081 nmSoutheast SE
FreetownThu 2:04 AM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmSoutheast SE

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