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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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' North, Longitude: 30° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.71 meters/second, 1511.0 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.8 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' 48.7"938.54 miwest0° 01' 08.7"1.31 minorth938.48 mi
24 hours11° 41' 41.6"756.36 mieast0° 00' 40.8"0.78 minorth756.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloThu 1:14 AM744 km462 miles402 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaThu 1:14 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmSoutheast SE
DakarThu 2:14 AM1564 km972 miles844 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottThu 2:14 AM1577 km980 miles852 nmEast E
BanjulThu 2:14 AM1710 km1063 miles924 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauThu 2:14 AM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnThu 2:14 AM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta DelgadaThu 1:14 AM1940 km1205 miles1047 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryThu 2:14 AM2212 km1374 miles1194 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownThu 2:14 AM2322 km1443 miles1254 nmEast-southeast ESE
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