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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:12:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 29' South, Longitude: 7° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.67 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' 23.1"978.81 miWest0° 11' 13.3"12.86 miSouth978.57 mi
24 hours13° 45' 40.5"932.83 miEast4° 06' 57.4"282.95 miSouth967.50 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 PM531 km330 miles287 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbidjanMon 12:12 PM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaMon 12:12 PM2001 km1243 miles1081 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 12:12 PM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmNorth N
AccraMon 12:12 PM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméMon 12:12 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmNortheast NE
LoméMon 12:12 PM2180 km1354 miles1177 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto NovoMon 1:12 PM2288 km1422 miles1235 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 12:12 PM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleMon 1:12 PM2299 km1428 miles1241 nmNortheast NE

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