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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: 17%

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 Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 46' South, Longitude: 2° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.21 meters/second, 1610.0 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.67 miwest0° 00' 12.2"0.24 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 29' 30.1"1000.30 miwest0° 12' 20.7"14.14 misouth1000.28 mi
24 hours12° 31' 01.9"864.02 mieast4° 52' 22.5"334.87 misouth923.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméSat 8:18 AM625 km389 miles338 nmNortheast NE
Port-GentilSat 9:18 AM739 km459 miles399 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo António (Príncipe)Sat 8:18 AM784 km487 miles423 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSat 9:18 AM865 km538 miles467 nmEast-northeast ENE
BataSat 9:18 AM988 km614 miles534 nmNortheast NE
Pointe-NoireSat 9:18 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmEast E
MalaboSat 9:18 AM1062 km660 miles573 nmNortheast NE
AccraSat 8:18 AM1085 km674 miles586 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeSat 8:18 AM1110 km690 miles599 nmNorth N
LagosSat 9:18 AM1132 km703 miles611 nmNorth N
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