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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 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 42' South, Longitude: 16° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.48 meters/second, 1560.5 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.6 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' 27.9"969.47 miwest0° 10' 13.8"11.72 misouth969.19 mi
24 hours14° 11' 59.1"954.37 mieast3° 38' 53.8"250.86 misouth978.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 11:26 AM1191 km740 miles643 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeMon 8:26 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaMon 11:26 AM2303 km1431 miles1243 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorMon 8:26 AM2377 km1477 miles1284 nmWest W
FreetownMon 11:26 AM2481 km1541 miles1339 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 11:26 AM2518 km1565 miles1360 nmNortheast NE
ConakryMon 11:26 AM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 11:26 AM2588 km1608 miles1398 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaMon 8:26 AM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmWest-northwest WNW
AccraMon 11:26 AM2791 km1734 miles1507 nmNortheast NE
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