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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 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 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° 23' 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"979.18 miwest0° 11' 15.3"12.89 misouth978.94 mi
24 hours13° 44' 51.8"932.23 mieast4° 07' 59.5"284.14 misouth967.29 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 AM764 km475 miles413 nmSouthwest SW
São ToméMon 11:42 AM1517 km943 miles819 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaMon 12:42 PM1518 km943 miles820 nmEast E
LibrevilleMon 12:42 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmNortheast NE
AccraMon 11:42 AM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 11:42 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KinshasaMon 12:42 PM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleMon 12:42 PM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeMon 11:42 AM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmNorth N
MalaboMon 12:42 PM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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