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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 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 19' North, Longitude: 3° 19' 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' 48.1"1003.64 miwest0° 12' 04.8"13.83 misouth1003.77 mi
24 hours11° 54' 03.7"822.99 mieast4° 54' 17.7"337.01 misouth889.13 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 7:28 AM395 km246 miles213 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo António (Príncipe)Fri 7:28 AM459 km285 miles248 nmEast E
Port HarcourtFri 8:28 AM565 km351 miles305 nmNortheast NE
CotonouFri 8:28 AM568 km353 miles307 nmNorth N
LagosFri 8:28 AM569 km354 miles307 nmNorth N
Porto NovoFri 8:28 AM578 km359 miles312 nmNorth N
LomeFri 7:28 AM582 km361 miles314 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AccraFri 7:28 AM610 km379 miles329 nmNorthwest NW
Benin CityFri 8:28 AM613 km381 miles331 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OwerriFri 8:28 AM620 km385 miles335 nmNortheast NE
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