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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, November 12, 2012 at 10:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 10:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 31' South, Longitude: 1° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.84 meters/second, 1561.8 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.17 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 25' 33.1"970.22 miWest0° 10' 18.8"11.82 miSouth969.94 mi
24 hours14° 09' 59.0"952.77 miEast3° 41' 22.9"253.69 miSouth978.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 10:26 AM494 km307 miles267 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaMon 11:26 AM1726 km1073 miles932 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméMon 10:26 AM1802 km1120 miles973 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleMon 11:26 AM1981 km1231 miles1070 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanMon 10:26 AM2098 km1303 miles1133 nmNorth N
AccraMon 10:26 AM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmNorth N
KinshasaMon 11:26 AM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleMon 11:26 AM2143 km1331 miles1157 nmEast-northeast ENE
LoméMon 10:26 AM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Mon 12:26 PM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmEast-southeast ESE

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