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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: 73%

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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 29' North, Longitude: 36° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.68 meters/second, 1586.5 km/hour, 985.8 miles/hour or 856.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 32' 23.6"985.62 miwest0° 09' 22.7"10.74 misouth985.95 mi
24 hours11° 01' 11.1"747.04 mieast3° 59' 55.6"274.82 misouth800.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 5:34 AM1476 km917 miles797 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaTue 3:34 AM1698 km1055 miles917 nmSouth S
CayenneTue 3:34 AM1869 km1162 miles1009 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 3:34 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmSouthwest SW
DakarTue 6:34 AM2116 km1315 miles1143 nmEast-northeast ENE
ParamariboTue 3:34 AM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeTue 3:34 AM2175 km1351 miles1174 nmSouth S
BanjulTue 6:34 AM2196 km1365 miles1186 nmEast E
BissauTue 6:34 AM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 6:34 AM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmEast-northeast ENE

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