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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: 30%

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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 47' South, Longitude: 8° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.41 meters/second, 1556.7 km/hour, 967.3 miles/hour or 840.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.12 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 27' 34.1"967.18 miwest0° 09' 04.0"10.39 minorth967.57 mi
24 hours12° 33' 10.4"839.68 mieast3° 55' 22.4"269.69 minorth888.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 4:56 PM323 km201 miles174 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanSun 4:56 PM2277 km1415 miles1230 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSun 4:56 PM2347 km1459 miles1268 nmNorth N
São ToméSun 4:56 PM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSun 4:56 PM2415 km1501 miles1304 nmNorth N
AccraSun 4:56 PM2427 km1508 miles1310 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaSun 5:56 PM2455 km1525 miles1325 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeSun 4:56 PM2549 km1584 miles1376 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSun 5:56 PM2592 km1611 miles1400 nmNortheast NE
FreetownSun 4:56 PM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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