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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 2:36:00 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 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 36° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.69 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' 48.6"938.49 miWest0° 01' 06.7"1.27 miNorth938.43 mi
24 hours11° 41' 42.8"756.34 miEast0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth756.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaThu 1:36 AM1480 km919 miles799 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarThu 2:36 AM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta DelgadaThu 1:36 AM2127 km1322 miles1148 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NouakchottThu 2:36 AM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmEast E
BanjulThu 2:36 AM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauThu 2:36 AM2397 km1490 miles1294 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnThu 2:36 AM2425 km1507 miles1310 nmEast-northeast ENE
CayenneWed 11:36 PM2487 km1545 miles1343 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboWed 11:36 PM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownWed 10:36 PM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmWest-southwest WSW

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