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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: 26%
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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 04' North
Longitude: 13° 53' 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' 45.3"1003.74 miwest0° 12' 06.4"13.87 misouth1003.87 mi
24 hours11° 55' 32.7"824.83 mieast4° 54' 36.6"337.39 misouth890.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaFri 8:38 AM674 km419 miles364 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KakataFri 8:38 AM720 km448 miles389 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BoFri 8:38 AM798 km496 miles431 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KenemaFri 8:38 AM810 km503 miles437 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GbarngaFri 8:38 AM818 km508 miles442 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 8:38 AM823 km512 miles445 nmNorth N
MakeniFri 8:38 AM888 km552 miles480 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KoiduFri 8:38 AM898 km558 miles485 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NzérékoréFri 8:38 AM928 km577 miles501 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 8:38 AM933 km580 miles504 nmNorth N
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