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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 07:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 17' North, Longitude: 0° 54' 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' 47.8"1003.65 miwest0° 12' 05.0"13.84 misouth1003.78 mi
24 hours11° 54' 16.2"823.24 mieast4° 54' 20.4"337.06 misouth889.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraFri 7:38 AM488 km303 miles263 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeFri 7:38 AM538 km334 miles291 nmNorth N
CotonouFri 8:38 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto NovoFri 8:38 AM608 km378 miles328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosFri 8:38 AM634 km394 miles342 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméFri 7:38 AM658 km409 miles355 nmEast E
KumasiFri 7:38 AM661 km411 miles357 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BohiconFri 8:38 AM665 km414 miles359 nmNorth N
AtakpaméFri 7:38 AM692 km430 miles374 nmNorth N
AbeokutaFri 8:38 AM705 km438 miles381 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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