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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 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 08:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 02' North, Longitude: 16° 02' 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' 44.8"1003.67 miwest0° 12' 06.6"13.87 misouth1003.80 mi
24 hours11° 55' 43.8"824.99 mieast4° 54' 38.7"337.41 misouth890.99 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 AM823 km512 miles445 nmNortheast NE
KakataFri 8:48 AM876 km544 miles473 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 8:48 AM880 km547 miles475 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BoFri 8:48 AM902 km560 miles487 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KenemaFri 8:48 AM928 km576 miles501 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 8:48 AM971 km604 miles524 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakeniFri 8:48 AM974 km605 miles526 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GbarngaFri 8:48 AM982 km610 miles530 nmNortheast NE
KoiduFri 8:48 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 8:48 AM1198 km744 miles647 nmNorth N
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