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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: 3%

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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 11:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 40' South, Longitude: 14° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.54 meters/second, 1560.7 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' 28.7"969.60 miwest0° 10' 14.6"11.74 misouth969.32 mi
24 hours14° 11' 39.4"954.12 mieast3° 39' 18.4"251.33 misouth978.87 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 AM940 km584 miles508 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaMon 11:16 AM2241 km1392 miles1210 nmNorth N
RecifeMon 8:16 AM2349 km1459 miles1268 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbidjanMon 11:16 AM2379 km1479 miles1285 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 11:16 AM2453 km1524 miles1324 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 11:16 AM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 11:16 AM2564 km1593 miles1384 nmNorth N
AccraMon 11:16 AM2624 km1631 miles1417 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorMon 8:16 AM2637 km1639 miles1424 nmWest W
LomeMon 11:16 AM2771 km1722 miles1496 nmNortheast NE
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