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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: 27%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 07:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 20' North
Longitude: 5° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.72 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.73 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.6"1003.71 miwest0° 12' 04.6"13.83 misouth1003.84 mi
24 hours11° 53' 52.7"822.83 mieast4° 54' 15.1"336.98 misouth888.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméFri 7:18 AM179 km111 miles97 nmSoutheast SE
Santo António (Príncipe)Fri 7:18 AM220 km137 miles119 nmEast E
Port HarcourtFri 8:18 AM421 km261 miles227 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-GentilFri 8:18 AM435 km270 miles235 nmEast-southeast ESE
LibrevilleFri 8:18 AM457 km284 miles247 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalaboFri 8:18 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNortheast NE
BataFri 8:18 AM482 km300 miles260 nmEast E
OwerriFri 8:18 AM490 km305 miles265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UyoFri 8:18 AM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Benin CityFri 8:18 AM553 km344 miles299 nmNorth N
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