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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 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 08' North
Longitude: 9° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 46.0"1003.73 miwest0° 12' 06.0"13.86 misouth1003.86 mi
24 hours11° 55' 07.4"824.32 mieast4° 54' 31.5"337.30 misouth890.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarperFri 8:18 AM387 km241 miles209 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaFri 8:18 AM605 km376 miles327 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KakataFri 8:18 AM614 km381 miles331 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GbarngaFri 8:18 AM649 km404 miles351 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 8:18 AM726 km451 miles392 nmNortheast NE
NzérékoréFri 8:18 AM732 km455 miles395 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroFri 8:18 AM755 km469 miles408 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KenemaFri 8:18 AM782 km486 miles422 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BoFri 8:18 AM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéFri 8:18 AM851 km529 miles460 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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