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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: 20%
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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 07' South
Longitude: 5° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.92 meters/second, 1526.1 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.81 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 minorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 09.5"948.12 miwest0° 06' 43.8"7.72 minorth948.46 mi
24 hours13° 29' 49.0"887.50 mieast3° 09' 04.3"216.70 minorth920.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 3:46 PM250 km155 miles135 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuandaSat 4:46 PM2233 km1388 miles1206 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Sat 5:46 PM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSat 3:46 PM2418 km1502 miles1305 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSat 3:46 PM2594 km1612 miles1401 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSat 4:46 PM2595 km1612 miles1401 nmNortheast NE
AccraSat 3:46 PM2671 km1660 miles1442 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSat 4:46 PM2697 km1676 miles1456 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleSat 4:46 PM2698 km1677 miles1457 nmEast-northeast ENE
YamoussoukroSat 3:46 PM2757 km1713 miles1489 nmNorth N
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