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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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 50' South, Longitude: 1° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.16 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 28.8"1000.20 miwest0° 12' 20.6"14.14 misouth1000.18 mi
24 hours12° 31' 36.4"864.61 mieast4° 52' 13.0"334.69 misouth923.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanSat 8:38 AM1038 km645 miles561 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AccraSat 8:38 AM1056 km656 miles570 nmNorth N
São ToméSat 8:38 AM1072 km666 miles579 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeSat 8:38 AM1158 km719 miles625 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSat 8:38 AM1235 km767 miles667 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoSat 9:38 AM1251 km777 miles675 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosSat 9:38 AM1282 km797 miles692 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 9:38 AM1354 km841 miles731 nmEast-northeast ENE
JamestownSat 8:38 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MalaboSat 9:38 AM1462 km909 miles789 nmNortheast NE
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