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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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 32' South
Longitude: 11° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.59 meters/second, 1575.3 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' 21.9"978.70 miwest0° 11' 12.2"12.84 misouth978.46 mi
24 hours13° 46' 05.0"933.20 mieast4° 06' 25.8"282.37 misouth967.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 12:26 PM769 km478 miles415 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaMon 12:26 PM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 12:26 PM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 12:26 PM2135 km1326 miles1153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 12:26 PM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmNorth N
AccraMon 12:26 PM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 12:26 PM2344 km1456 miles1265 nmNorth N
São ToméMon 12:26 PM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeMon 12:26 PM2392 km1486 miles1292 nmNortheast NE
Porto NovoMon 1:26 PM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmNortheast NE
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