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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, October 15, 2012 at 10:48:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 14' South, Longitude: 12° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.12 meters/second, 1577.2 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.33 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 26' 28.9"979.83 miwest0° 11' 18.9"12.96 misouth979.59 mi
24 hours13° 43' 24.0"931.12 mieast4° 09' 50.2"286.25 misouth966.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaMon 11:48 AM273 km170 miles147 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HuamboMon 11:48 AM380 km236 miles205 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoMon 11:48 AM419 km261 miles226 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalanjeMon 11:48 AM448 km279 miles242 nmEast-northeast ENE
UígeMon 11:48 AM482 km299 miles260 nmNortheast NE
CabindaMon 11:48 AM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth N
MenongueMon 11:48 AM670 km416 miles362 nmSoutheast SE
Pointe-NoireMon 11:48 AM717 km446 miles387 nmNorth N
DolisieMon 11:48 AM777 km483 miles419 nmNorth N
LuenaMon 11:48 AM798 km496 miles431 nmEast E

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