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

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 21' South
Longitude: 3° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.91 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.33 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 26' 26.2"979.43 miwest0° 11' 16.3"12.91 misouth979.19 mi
24 hours13° 44' 27.6"931.99 mieast4° 08' 30.3"284.74 misouth967.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 11:26 AM1090 km677 miles588 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaMon 12:26 PM1134 km704 miles612 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméMon 11:26 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleMon 12:26 PM1471 km914 miles794 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaMon 12:26 PM1544 km959 miles834 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleMon 12:26 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboMon 12:26 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraMon 11:26 AM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YaoundéMon 12:26 PM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Mon 1:26 PM1929 km1199 miles1042 nmSoutheast SE
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