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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: 57%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 29' South, Longitude: 6° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.72 meters/second, 1568.6 km/hour, 974.7 miles/hour or 847.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.24 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 29' 16.8"974.53 miwest0° 09' 25.0"10.79 minorth974.91 mi
24 hours11° 57' 29.7"804.40 mieast4° 00' 56.3"276.02 minorth856.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 6:56 PM287 km178 miles155 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbidjanMon 6:56 PM2101 km1305 miles1134 nmNorth N
São ToméMon 6:56 PM2125 km1321 miles1148 nmNortheast NE
AccraMon 6:56 PM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaMon 7:56 PM2230 km1386 miles1204 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonroviaMon 6:56 PM2238 km1391 miles1209 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroMon 6:56 PM2251 km1399 miles1216 nmNorth N
LomeMon 6:56 PM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleMon 7:56 PM2348 km1459 miles1268 nmNortheast NE
Porto NovoMon 7:56 PM2436 km1513 miles1315 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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