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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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 38° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.68 meters/second, 1510.8 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' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.5"938.53 miwest0° 01' 05.6"1.25 minorth938.48 mi
24 hours11° 41' 43.4"756.39 mieast0° 00' 36.4"0.70 misouth756.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaThu 1:46 AM1739 km1081 miles939 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta DelgadaThu 1:46 AM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Angra do HeroísmoThu 1:46 AM2265 km1408 miles1223 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CayenneWed 11:46 PM2291 km1423 miles1237 nmSouthwest SW
DakarThu 2:46 AM2357 km1465 miles1273 nmEast-southeast ESE
BridgetownWed 10:46 PM2379 km1478 miles1285 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouakchottThu 2:46 AM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmEast E
ParamariboWed 11:46 PM2428 km1509 miles1311 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceWed 10:46 PM2464 km1531 miles1330 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 10:46 PM2466 km1532 miles1331 nmWest W
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