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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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 34' South, Longitude: 13° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.53 meters/second, 1575.1 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.31 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 26' 21.2"978.51 miwest0° 11' 11.6"12.82 misouth978.27 mi
24 hours13° 46' 21.2"933.34 mieast4° 06' 04.8"281.95 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 12:36 PM983 km611 miles531 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaMon 12:36 PM2003 km1244 miles1081 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 12:36 PM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 12:36 PM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 12:36 PM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 12:36 PM2331 km1448 miles1259 nmNorth N
RecifeMon 9:36 AM2360 km1467 miles1275 nmWest W
AccraMon 12:36 PM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmNortheast NE
LomeMon 12:36 PM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmNortheast NE
BissauMon 12:36 PM2600 km1615 miles1404 nmNorth N

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