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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 07:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 16' North
Longitude: 0° 37' 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"1003.72 miwest0° 12' 05.0"13.84 misouth1003.85 mi
24 hours11° 54' 17.5"823.32 mieast4° 54' 20.7"337.09 misouth889.45 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 AM481 km299 miles260 nmNorth N
LomeFri 7:38 AM541 km336 miles292 nmNorth N
CotonouFri 8:38 AM599 km372 miles323 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto NovoFri 8:38 AM618 km384 miles334 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosFri 8:38 AM648 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KumasiFri 7:38 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BohiconFri 8:38 AM672 km418 miles363 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanFri 7:38 AM683 km425 miles369 nmNorthwest NW
São ToméFri 7:38 AM687 km427 miles371 nmEast E
AtakpaméFri 7:38 AM694 km431 miles375 nmNorth N
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