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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
This phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 28' South, Longitude: 5° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.72 meters/second, 1575.8 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.9 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' 23.7"978.99 miwest0° 11' 13.9"12.87 misouth978.75 mi
24 hours13° 45' 26.1"932.72 mieast4° 07' 15.7"283.33 misouth967.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 12:02 PM494 km307 miles267 nmSouth S
AbidjanMon 12:02 PM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmNorth N
São ToméMon 12:02 PM1877 km1166 miles1013 nmNortheast NE
AccraMon 12:02 PM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 12:02 PM2022 km1256 miles1092 nmNorth N
MonroviaMon 12:02 PM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuandaMon 1:02 PM2069 km1285 miles1117 nmEast E
LomeMon 12:02 PM2082 km1293 miles1124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleMon 1:02 PM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmNortheast NE
Porto NovoMon 1:02 PM2178 km1353 miles1176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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