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

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 32' South, Longitude: 10° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.60 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 misouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 26' 22.0"978.64 miwest0° 11' 12.3"12.84 misouth978.40 mi
24 hours13° 46' 03.1"933.11 mieast4° 06' 28.0"282.40 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 12:26 PM747 km464 miles403 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaMon 12:26 PM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 12:26 PM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 12:26 PM2125 km1321 miles1148 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 12:26 PM2228 km1385 miles1203 nmNorth N
AccraMon 12:26 PM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 12:26 PM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmNorth N
São ToméMon 12:26 PM2357 km1465 miles1273 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeMon 12:26 PM2375 km1475 miles1282 nmNortheast NE
Porto NovoMon 1:26 PM2497 km1552 miles1349 nmNortheast NE
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