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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 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 48' North
Longitude: 33° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.70 meters/second, 1510.9 km/hour, 938.8 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"938.58 miwest0° 01' 07.6"1.29 minorth938.52 mi
24 hours11° 41' 42.2"756.40 mieast0° 00' 14.9"0.28 minorth756.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloThu 1:24 AM989 km614 miles534 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaThu 1:24 AM1235 km767 miles667 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarThu 2:24 AM1825 km1134 miles985 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottThu 2:24 AM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmEast E
BanjulThu 2:24 AM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta DelgadaThu 1:24 AM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Angra do HeroísmoThu 1:24 AM2066 km1284 miles1116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauThu 2:24 AM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnThu 2:24 AM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryThu 2:24 AM2455 km1525 miles1326 nmEast-southeast ESE
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