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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: 11%
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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 15' South
Longitude: 5° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.48 meters/second, 1502.9 km/hour, 933.9 miles/hour or 811.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.57 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 minorth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 23' 05.8"933.66 miwest0° 03' 32.2"4.06 minorth933.85 mi
24 hours14° 24' 12.4"934.87 mieast2° 01' 49.6"139.67 minorth951.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 2:46 PM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Fri 4:46 PM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmEast E
LuandaFri 3:46 PM2341 km1455 miles1264 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméFri 2:46 PM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownFri 4:46 PM2771 km1722 miles1496 nmSoutheast SE
LibrevilleFri 3:46 PM2781 km1728 miles1501 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaFri 3:46 PM2828 km1757 miles1527 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 3:46 PM2830 km1758 miles1528 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanFri 2:46 PM2831 km1759 miles1528 nmNorth N
AccraFri 2:46 PM2903 km1804 miles1568 nmNorth N
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