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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 29' South, Longitude: 4° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.58 meters/second, 1600.5 km/hour, 994.5 miles/hour or 864.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.57 miwest0° 00' 12.3"0.24 misouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 28' 03.6"994.40 miwest0° 12' 25.1"14.23 misouth994.30 mi
24 hours13° 04' 31.9"898.72 mieast4° 47' 02.6"328.81 misouth951.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 11:02 AM1058 km658 miles572 nmSouth S
AbidjanSun 11:02 AM1306 km812 miles705 nmNorth N
AccraSun 11:02 AM1399 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméSun 11:02 AM1420 km882 miles767 nmEast-northeast ENE
YamoussoukroSun 11:02 AM1478 km918 miles798 nmNorth N
LomeSun 11:02 AM1515 km942 miles818 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSun 11:02 AM1601 km995 miles864 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoSun 12:02 PM1618 km1005 miles873 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosSun 12:02 PM1653 km1027 miles893 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSun 12:02 PM1687 km1048 miles911 nmEast-northeast ENE
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