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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 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 24' South, Longitude: 0° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.83 meters/second, 1576.2 km/hour, 979.4 miles/hour or 851.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.32 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 26' 25.1"979.23 miwest0° 11' 15.2"12.89 misouth978.99 mi
24 hours13° 44' 53.7"932.31 mieast4° 07' 57.3"284.12 misouth967.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 11:42 AM742 km461 miles401 nmSouthwest SW
São ToméMon 11:42 AM1533 km953 miles828 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaMon 12:42 PM1547 km961 miles835 nmEast E
LibrevilleMon 12:42 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmNortheast NE
AccraMon 11:42 AM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 11:42 AM1886 km1172 miles1019 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KinshasaMon 12:42 PM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleMon 12:42 PM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeMon 11:42 AM1950 km1211 miles1053 nmNorth N
MalaboMon 12:42 PM1975 km1227 miles1067 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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