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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 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 12:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 30' South, Longitude: 7° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.66 meters/second, 1575.6 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.8 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"0.21 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 26' 23.0"978.87 miwest0° 11' 13.2"12.85 misouth978.63 mi
24 hours13° 45' 42.2"932.92 mieast4° 06' 55.0"282.93 misouth967.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 12:12 PM542 km337 miles293 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbidjanMon 12:12 PM1908 km1185 miles1030 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaMon 12:12 PM1996 km1241 miles1078 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 12:12 PM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmNorth N
AccraMon 12:12 PM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméMon 12:12 PM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmNortheast NE
LomeMon 12:12 PM2194 km1363 miles1184 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 12:12 PM2288 km1422 miles1236 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoMon 1:12 PM2303 km1431 miles1244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleMon 1:12 PM2323 km1444 miles1255 nmEast-northeast ENE
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