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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 46' South, Longitude: 1° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.98 meters/second, 1609.1 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.66 miwest0° 00' 12.6"0.24 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 29' 02.4"999.79 miwest0° 12' 41.3"14.53 misouth999.77 mi
24 hours12° 35' 09.5"868.77 mieast4° 57' 46.8"341.06 misouth930.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméSun 12:02 PM766 km476 miles414 nmNortheast NE
Port-GentilSun 1:02 PM910 km565 miles491 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo António (Príncipe)Sun 12:02 PM916 km569 miles495 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSun 1:02 PM1029 km639 miles556 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraSun 12:02 PM1040 km646 miles562 nmNorth N
LomeSun 12:02 PM1094 km680 miles590 nmNorth N
Porto NovoSun 1:02 PM1145 km711 miles618 nmNorth N
LagosSun 1:02 PM1155 km718 miles624 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 12:02 PM1159 km720 miles626 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalaboSun 1:02 PM1187 km737 miles641 nmNortheast NE
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