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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 54' South
Longitude: 0° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.15 meters/second, 1494.5 km/hour, 928.7 miles/hour or 807.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.48 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 57.3"928.42 miwest0° 00' 20.4"0.39 misouth928.40 mi
24 hours15° 03' 12.7"972.83 mieast0° 34' 55.9"40.06 minorth975.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 1:24 PM780 km485 miles421 nmNorthwest NW
Windhoek *Thu 3:24 PM1829 km1136 miles987 nmEast E
LuandaThu 2:24 PM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownThu 3:24 PM2355 km1463 miles1272 nmSoutheast SE
São ToméThu 1:24 PM2479 km1540 miles1338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaThu 2:24 PM2508 km1559 miles1354 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleThu 2:24 PM2511 km1560 miles1356 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleThu 2:24 PM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneThu 3:24 PM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalaboThu 2:24 PM2910 km1808 miles1571 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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