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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
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 Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 27' South
Longitude: 14° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.67 meters/second, 1528.8 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.83 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 23' 27.0"949.71 miwest0° 07' 38.7"8.77 misouth949.42 mi
24 hours14° 53' 56.9"983.24 mieast2° 26' 25.8"167.87 misouth990.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 12:16 PM935 km581 miles505 nmEast E
RecifeTue 9:16 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorTue 9:16 AM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmWest W
MonroviaTue 12:16 PM2658 km1651 miles1435 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 12:16 PM2763 km1717 miles1492 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroTue 12:16 PM2864 km1780 miles1546 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownTue 12:16 PM2872 km1784 miles1551 nmNorth N
AccraTue 12:16 PM2981 km1852 miles1610 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryTue 12:16 PM2983 km1854 miles1611 nmNorth N
São ToméTue 12:16 PM3034 km1885 miles1638 nmNortheast NE
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