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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 = Friday, November 30, 2012 at 2:20:00 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: 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 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 20° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.66 meters/second, 1510.8 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 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 miSouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.8"938.43 miWest0° 01' 11.8"1.37 miSouth938.49 mi
24 hours11° 39' 22.3"753.81 miEast0° 55' 16.0"63.36 miSouth758.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouFri 2:20 AM359 km223 miles194 nmEast E
Santa MariaFri 1:20 AM532 km330 miles287 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouakchottFri 2:20 AM561 km349 miles303 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakhlaFri 2:20 AM567 km352 miles306 nmNortheast NE
MindeloFri 1:20 AM643 km400 miles347 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-LouisFri 2:20 AM676 km420 miles365 nmSoutheast SE
RossoFri 2:20 AM686 km426 miles370 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaFri 1:20 AM727 km452 miles393 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarFri 2:20 AM753 km468 miles406 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsFri 2:20 AM765 km475 miles413 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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