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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 12:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 32' South
Longitude: 10° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.61 meters/second, 1575.4 km/hour, 978.9 miles/hour or 850.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.31 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 26' 22.3"978.75 miwest0° 11' 12.5"12.84 misouth978.51 mi
24 hours13° 45' 58.4"933.12 mieast4° 06' 34.0"282.53 misouth967.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 12:22 PM693 km430 miles374 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaMon 12:22 PM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 12:22 PM1988 km1235 miles1073 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 12:22 PM2103 km1307 miles1135 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraMon 12:22 PM2193 km1362 miles1184 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 12:22 PM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmNorth N
São ToméMon 12:22 PM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmNortheast NE
LomeMon 12:22 PM2331 km1448 miles1259 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 12:22 PM2357 km1465 miles1273 nmNorth N
Porto NovoMon 1:22 PM2451 km1523 miles1323 nmNortheast NE
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