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

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 30, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 50' North, Longitude: 6° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.60 meters/second, 1510.6 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"938.38 miwest0° 01' 06.1"1.26 misouth938.43 mi
24 hours11° 39' 36.1"754.02 mieast0° 53' 01.1"60.79 misouth758.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaFri 1:20 AM600 km373 miles324 nmWest-southwest WSW
TindoufFri 2:20 AM781 km485 miles422 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SmaraFri 1:20 AM857 km532 miles463 nmNorthwest NW
BamakoFri 1:20 AM925 km575 miles500 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoutialaFri 1:20 AM938 km583 miles507 nmSouth S
El AaiúnFri 1:20 AM995 km618 miles537 nmNorthwest NW
OuagadougouFri 1:20 AM1063 km660 miles574 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouakchottFri 1:20 AM1066 km663 miles576 nmWest-southwest WSW
NiameyFri 2:20 AM1202 km747 miles649 nmSoutheast SE
MarrakechFri 1:20 AM1209 km751 miles653 nmNorth N
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