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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 phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 18' North, Longitude: 24° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.06 meters/second, 1515.8 km/hour, 941.9 miles/hour or 818.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.70 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.0"941.65 miwest0° 02' 46.0"3.17 misouth941.80 mi
24 hours11° 38' 53.4"755.90 mieast1° 32' 17.8"105.82 misouth766.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloFri 12:20 AM382 km237 miles206 nmSouth S
Santa MariaFri 12:20 AM439 km273 miles237 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PraiaFri 12:20 AM603 km375 miles326 nmSouth S
NouadhibouFri 1:20 AM774 km481 miles418 nmEast E
NouakchottFri 1:20 AM922 km573 miles498 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakhlaFri 1:20 AM955 km593 miles515 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarFri 1:20 AM969 km602 miles523 nmSoutheast SE
ThièsFri 1:20 AM1002 km623 miles541 nmSoutheast SE
RossoFri 1:20 AM1003 km623 miles542 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulFri 1:20 AM1129 km701 miles609 nmSoutheast SE
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