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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: 98%

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 Friday, November 30, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 50' North, Longitude: 3° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.59 meters/second, 1510.5 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.4"938.29 miwest0° 01' 05.1"1.24 misouth938.35 mi
24 hours11° 39' 38.7"754.00 mieast0° 52' 35.7"60.30 misouth758.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuahigouyaFri 1:10 AM812 km505 miles439 nmSouth S
DoriFri 1:10 AM841 km522 miles454 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TindoufFri 2:10 AM888 km552 miles480 nmNorth-northwest NNW
In SalahFri 2:10 AM934 km581 miles504 nmNortheast NE
KoutialaFri 1:10 AM957 km595 miles517 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouFri 1:10 AM958 km596 miles518 nmSouth S
OuagadougouFri 1:10 AM961 km597 miles519 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyFri 2:10 AM1010 km627 miles545 nmSoutheast SE
BamakoFri 1:10 AM1023 km635 miles552 nmSouth-southwest SSW
El AaiúnFri 1:10 AM1205 km749 miles650 nmNorthwest NW
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