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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 08:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 02' North
Longitude: 16° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 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' 44.7"1003.74 miwest0° 12' 06.6"13.87 misouth1003.87 mi
24 hours11° 55' 45.2"825.08 mieast4° 54' 39.0"337.44 misouth891.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaFri 8:48 AM845 km525 miles456 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 8:48 AM892 km554 miles481 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KakataFri 8:48 AM898 km558 miles485 nmNortheast NE
BoFri 8:48 AM918 km571 miles496 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KenemaFri 8:48 AM946 km588 miles511 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 8:48 AM980 km609 miles529 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakeniFri 8:48 AM988 km614 miles534 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GbarngaFri 8:48 AM1005 km624 miles543 nmNortheast NE
BissauFri 8:48 AM1200 km745 miles648 nmNorth N
BanjulFri 8:48 AM1373 km853 miles741 nmNorth N
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