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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 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 29' South
Longitude: 6° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.73 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"16.25 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 29' 17.0"974.61 miwest0° 09' 25.0"10.79 minorth974.99 mi
24 hours11° 57' 27.9"804.43 mieast4° 00' 57.6"276.06 minorth856.22 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 PM299 km186 miles161 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbidjanMon 6:56 PM2105 km1308 miles1136 nmNorth N
São ToméMon 6:56 PM2146 km1333 miles1159 nmNortheast NE
AccraMon 6:56 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaMon 6:56 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroMon 6:56 PM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmNorth N
LuandaMon 7:56 PM2259 km1404 miles1220 nmEast E
LomeMon 6:56 PM2349 km1459 miles1268 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleMon 7:56 PM2370 km1473 miles1280 nmNortheast NE
Porto NovoMon 7:56 PM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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