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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 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 27' South, Longitude: 14° 04' 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' 27.1"949.66 miwest0° 07' 38.8"8.77 misouth949.37 mi
24 hours14° 53' 55.4"983.16 mieast2° 26' 29.5"167.93 misouth990.59 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 PM907 km563 miles490 nmEast E
RecifeTue 9:16 AM2482 km1542 miles1340 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaTue 12:16 PM2653 km1649 miles1433 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 12:16 PM2750 km1709 miles1485 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroTue 12:16 PM2853 km1773 miles1541 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownTue 12:16 PM2870 km1784 miles1550 nmNorth N
AccraTue 12:16 PM2966 km1843 miles1601 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryTue 12:16 PM2982 km1853 miles1610 nmNorth N
São ToméTue 12:16 PM3012 km1871 miles1626 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaTue 9:16 AM3074 km1910 miles1660 nmWest-northwest WNW
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