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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 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 49' North
Longitude: 36° 19' 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"938.55 miwest0° 01' 06.5"1.27 minorth938.50 mi
24 hours11° 41' 42.9"756.40 mieast0° 00' 13.1"0.25 misouth756.41 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 AM1505 km935 miles812 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarThu 2:36 AM2113 km1313 miles1141 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta Delgada (Azores)Thu 1:36 AM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NouakchottThu 2:36 AM2156 km1339 miles1164 nmEast E
BanjulThu 2:36 AM2251 km1399 miles1215 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauThu 2:36 AM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnThu 2:36 AM2451 km1523 miles1323 nmEast-northeast ENE
CayenneWed 11:36 PM2466 km1532 miles1332 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownWed 10:36 PM2620 km1628 miles1415 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboWed 11:36 PM2625 km1631 miles1417 nmSouthwest SW
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