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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 phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 54' South
Longitude: 1° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.95 meters/second, 1504.6 km/hour, 934.9 miles/hour or 812.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.1"15.58 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 misouth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 22' 08.5"934.68 miwest0° 04' 17.0"4.91 misouth934.48 mi
24 hours15° 13' 24.4"990.22 mieast0° 59' 39.2"68.40 misouth989.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 12:24 PM639 km397 miles345 nmNorthwest NW
Windhoek *Wed 2:24 PM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaWed 1:24 PM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmNortheast NE
São ToméWed 12:24 PM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownWed 2:24 PM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaWed 1:24 PM2498 km1552 miles1349 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 1:24 PM2500 km1554 miles1350 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleWed 1:24 PM2536 km1576 miles1369 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanWed 12:24 PM2805 km1743 miles1515 nmNorth N
AccraWed 12:24 PM2818 km1751 miles1522 nmNorth N
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