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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 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 30' South, Longitude: 8° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.64 meters/second, 1575.5 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.7 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' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 26' 22.6"978.82 miwest0° 11' 12.9"12.85 misouth978.58 mi
24 hours13° 45' 48.7"933.00 mieast4° 06' 46.6"282.77 misouth967.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 12:16 PM593 km369 miles320 nmSoutheast SE
AbidjanMon 12:16 PM1936 km1203 miles1045 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaMon 12:16 PM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 12:16 PM2064 km1283 miles1115 nmNorth N
AccraMon 12:16 PM2114 km1314 miles1141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméMon 12:16 PM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmNortheast NE
LomeMon 12:16 PM2246 km1395 miles1213 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 12:16 PM2264 km1407 miles1223 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoMon 1:16 PM2360 km1466 miles1274 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 12:16 PM2386 km1483 miles1288 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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