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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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 54' South, Longitude: 1° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.94 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' 08.4"934.66 miwest0° 04' 16.6"4.91 misouth934.46 mi
24 hours15° 13' 24.9"990.21 mieast0° 59' 31.6"68.25 misouth989.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 12:26 PM603 km375 miles326 nmNorthwest NW
Windhoek *Wed 2:26 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaWed 1:26 PM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmNortheast NE
São ToméWed 12:26 PM2427 km1508 miles1310 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownWed 2:26 PM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaWed 1:26 PM2536 km1576 miles1369 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 1:26 PM2538 km1577 miles1370 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleWed 1:26 PM2561 km1591 miles1383 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanWed 12:26 PM2801 km1740 miles1512 nmNorth N
AccraWed 12:26 PM2821 km1753 miles1523 nmNorth N
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