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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 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' South, Longitude: 13° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.53 meters/second, 1557.1 km/hour, 967.5 miles/hour or 840.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.13 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 27' 36.0"967.44 miwest0° 09' 05.6"10.42 minorth967.83 mi
24 hours12° 32' 27.7"839.08 mieast3° 55' 50.7"270.23 minorth888.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 5:16 PM825 km513 miles446 nmEast E
MonroviaSun 5:16 PM2344 km1457 miles1266 nmNorth N
AbidjanSun 5:16 PM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeSun 2:16 PM2464 km1531 miles1331 nmWest-northwest WNW
YamoussoukroSun 5:16 PM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 5:16 PM2568 km1596 miles1387 nmNorth N
AccraSun 5:16 PM2668 km1658 miles1441 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 5:16 PM2681 km1666 miles1448 nmNorth N
São ToméSun 5:16 PM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmNortheast NE
LomeSun 5:16 PM2810 km1746 miles1517 nmNortheast NE
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