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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 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 26' South, Longitude: 3° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.77 meters/second, 1576.0 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' 24.4"979.11 miwest0° 11' 14.6"12.88 misouth978.87 mi
24 hours13° 45' 09.9"932.52 mieast4° 07' 36.5"283.72 misouth967.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 11:52 AM575 km357 miles310 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São ToméMon 11:52 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmNortheast NE
LuandaMon 12:52 PM1807 km1123 miles976 nmEast E
AbidjanMon 11:52 AM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmNorth N
LibrevilleMon 12:52 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmNortheast NE
AccraMon 11:52 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmNorth N
LomeMon 11:52 AM1999 km1242 miles1079 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 11:52 AM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmNorth N
Porto NovoMon 12:52 PM2079 km1292 miles1123 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosMon 12:52 PM2101 km1306 miles1135 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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