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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 09:28:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 17%

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 Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 00' South, Longitude: 13° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.05 meters/second, 1609.4 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 869.0 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' 25.8"999.87 miwest0° 12' 20.5"14.13 misouth999.84 mi
24 hours12° 33' 01.4"866.00 mieast4° 51' 49.0"334.21 misouth924.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaSat 9:28 AM1188 km738 miles642 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 9:28 AM1383 km859 miles747 nmNorth N
ConakrySat 9:28 AM1495 km929 miles807 nmNorth N
AbidjanSat 9:28 AM1496 km930 miles808 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSat 9:28 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmNortheast NE
JamestownSat 9:28 AM1586 km985 miles856 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BissauSat 9:28 AM1766 km1097 miles954 nmNorth N
AccraSat 9:28 AM1841 km1144 miles994 nmNortheast NE
BamakoSat 9:28 AM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulSat 9:28 AM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmNorth N
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