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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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 25' South
Longitude: 2° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.79 meters/second, 1576.1 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.32 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 26' 24.6"979.16 miwest0° 11' 14.8"12.89 misouth978.92 mi
24 hours13° 45' 03.3"932.43 mieast4° 07' 44.9"283.88 misouth967.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 11:48 AM634 km394 miles342 nmSouthwest SW
São ToméMon 11:48 AM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNortheast NE
LuandaMon 12:48 PM1703 km1058 miles920 nmEast E
LibrevilleMon 12:48 PM1827 km1135 miles986 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanMon 11:48 AM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmNorth N
AccraMon 11:48 AM1888 km1173 miles1019 nmNorth N
LomeMon 11:48 AM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 11:48 AM2048 km1272 miles1106 nmNorth N
Porto NovoMon 12:48 PM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboMon 12:48 PM2066 km1284 miles1116 nmNortheast NE
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