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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 11:02:00 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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 38' South, Longitude: 10° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.63 meters/second, 1561.1 km/hour, 970.0 miles/hour or 842.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.17 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miSouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 25' 30.1"969.74 miWest0° 10' 15.9"11.76 miSouth969.45 mi
24 hours14° 11' 09.8"953.68 miEast3° 39' 55.3"252.02 miSouth978.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 11:02 AM575 km357 miles310 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaMon 11:02 AM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 11:02 AM2215 km1376 miles1196 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 11:02 AM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraMon 11:02 AM2407 km1495 miles1299 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméMon 11:02 AM2449 km1522 miles1323 nmNortheast NE
FreetownMon 11:02 AM2464 km1531 miles1331 nmNorth N
LomeMon 11:02 AM2540 km1579 miles1372 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 11:02 AM2583 km1605 miles1395 nmNorth N
LuandaMon 12:02 PM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmEast E

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