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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 11:16:00 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 11:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 40' South, Longitude: 13° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.54 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.16 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miSouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 25' 28.8"969.55 miWest0° 10' 14.7"11.74 miSouth969.27 mi
24 hours14° 11' 37.3"954.03 miEast3° 39' 21.1"251.37 miSouth978.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 11:16 AM913 km567 miles493 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaMon 11:16 AM2236 km1389 miles1207 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 11:16 AM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeMon 8:16 AM2377 km1477 miles1283 nmWest-northwest WNW
FreetownMon 11:16 AM2451 km1523 miles1324 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 11:16 AM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 11:16 AM2563 km1593 miles1384 nmNorth N
AccraMon 11:16 AM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmNortheast NE
São ToméMon 11:16 AM2750 km1709 miles1485 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeMon 11:16 AM2752 km1710 miles1486 nmNortheast NE

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