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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 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 45' South
Longitude: 10° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.47 meters/second, 1556.9 km/hour, 967.4 miles/hour or 840.7 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' 35.0"967.31 miwest0° 09' 04.9"10.41 minorth967.70 mi
24 hours12° 32' 48.9"839.38 mieast3° 55' 36.5"269.96 minorth888.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 5:06 PM571 km355 miles308 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaSun 5:06 PM2331 km1448 miles1258 nmNorth N
AbidjanSun 5:06 PM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSun 5:06 PM2466 km1532 miles1331 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraSun 5:06 PM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméSun 5:06 PM2560 km1591 miles1382 nmNortheast NE
FreetownSun 5:06 PM2584 km1605 miles1395 nmNorth N
LomeSun 5:06 PM2669 km1659 miles1441 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 5:06 PM2702 km1679 miles1459 nmNorth N
LuandaSun 6:06 PM2708 km1683 miles1462 nmEast-northeast ENE
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