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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 34' South, Longitude: 13° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.54 meters/second, 1575.1 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.5 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' 21.3"978.52 miWest0° 11' 11.6"12.82 miSouth978.28 mi
24 hours13° 46' 19.3"933.31 miEast4° 06' 07.0"282.00 miSouth967.66 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 PM958 km595 miles517 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaMon 12:36 PM1998 km1241 miles1079 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 12:36 PM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 12:36 PM2218 km1378 miles1197 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 12:36 PM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 12:36 PM2331 km1448 miles1259 nmNorth N
AccraMon 12:36 PM2389 km1485 miles1290 nmNortheast NE
RecifeMon 9:36 AM2389 km1485 miles1290 nmWest W
LomeMon 12:36 PM2538 km1577 miles1371 nmNortheast NE
São ToméMon 12:36 PM2584 km1606 miles1395 nmEast-northeast ENE

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