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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 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 18' North, Longitude: 3° 03' 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"1003.71 miwest0° 12' 04.8"13.84 misouth1003.84 mi
24 hours11° 54' 05.0"823.07 mieast4° 54' 18.0"337.04 misouth889.22 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 AM424 km264 miles229 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo António (Príncipe)Fri 7:28 AM489 km304 miles264 nmEast E
CotonouFri 8:28 AM564 km351 miles305 nmNorth N
LagosFri 8:28 AM571 km355 miles308 nmNorth N
LomeFri 7:28 AM571 km355 miles308 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoFri 8:28 AM575 km357 miles311 nmNorth N
Port HarcourtFri 8:28 AM587 km365 miles317 nmNortheast NE
AccraFri 7:28 AM592 km368 miles319 nmNorthwest NW
Benin CityFri 8:28 AM626 km389 miles338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OwerriFri 8:28 AM640 km398 miles346 nmNortheast NE
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