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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 46%

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 Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 59' South, Longitude: 9° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.62 meters/second, 1539.4 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"15.94 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 27' 17.4"956.41 miwest0° 07' 30.2"8.60 minorth956.77 mi
24 hours12° 42' 21.1"840.73 mieast3° 23' 00.3"232.64 minorth879.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 6:16 PM468 km291 miles253 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanSun 6:16 PM2551 km1585 miles1378 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSun 6:16 PM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmNorth N
São ToméSun 6:16 PM2650 km1647 miles1431 nmNortheast NE
LuandaSun 7:16 PM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmEast-northeast ENE
YamoussoukroSun 6:16 PM2682 km1666 miles1448 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraSun 6:16 PM2712 km1685 miles1465 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LomeSun 6:16 PM2836 km1762 miles1532 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 6:16 PM2839 km1764 miles1533 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSun 7:16 PM2869 km1782 miles1549 nmNortheast NE
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