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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 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 17:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 41' South
Longitude: 10° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.55 meters/second, 1586.0 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.4 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 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.8"985.43 miwest0° 10' 31.4"12.05 minorth985.78 mi
24 hours11° 44' 55.2"798.67 mieast4° 21' 47.9"299.88 minorth857.74 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 PM772 km480 miles417 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaMon 5:56 PM1881 km1169 miles1015 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 5:56 PM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 5:56 PM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraMon 5:56 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 5:56 PM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmNorth N
São ToméMon 5:56 PM2257 km1402 miles1219 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryMon 5:56 PM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmNorth N
LomeMon 5:56 PM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmNortheast NE
Porto NovoMon 6:56 PM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmNortheast NE
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