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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 12:24:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 54' South, Longitude: 1° 05' 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"934.62 miWest0° 04' 17.2"4.91 miSouth934.42 mi
24 hours15° 13' 24.2"990.15 miEast0° 59' 43.4"68.47 miSouth989.36 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 PM659 km410 miles356 nmNorthwest NW
Windhoek *Wed 2:24 PM1908 km1185 miles1030 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaWed 1:24 PM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmNortheast NE
São ToméWed 12:24 PM2396 km1489 miles1294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownWed 2:24 PM2475 km1538 miles1337 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaWed 1:24 PM2477 km1539 miles1337 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 1:24 PM2479 km1541 miles1339 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleWed 1:24 PM2523 km1567 miles1362 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanWed 12:24 PM2808 km1745 miles1516 nmNorth N
AccraWed 12:24 PM2817 km1750 miles1521 nmNorth N

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