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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: 41%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 17:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 41' South, Longitude: 10° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.54 meters/second, 1586.0 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.42 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.6"985.35 miwest0° 10' 31.3"12.05 minorth985.70 mi
24 hours11° 44' 57.1"798.64 mieast4° 21' 47.0"299.85 minorth857.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 5:56 PM753 km468 miles407 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaMon 5:56 PM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 5:56 PM1897 km1178 miles1024 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 5:56 PM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraMon 5:56 PM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 5:56 PM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmNorth N
São ToméMon 5:56 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeMon 5:56 PM2247 km1396 miles1213 nmNortheast NE
ConakryMon 5:56 PM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmNorth N
Porto NovoMon 6:56 PM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmNortheast NE
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