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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, November 19, 2012 at 6:16:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 38' South, Longitude: 14° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.64 meters/second, 1586.3 km/hour, 985.7 miles/hour or 856.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.43 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 29' 48.3"985.57 miWest0° 10' 32.1"12.07 miNorth985.92 mi
24 hours11° 44' 23.4"798.16 miEast4° 22' 01.2"300.11 miNorth857.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 6:16 PM1163 km722 miles628 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaMon 6:16 PM1931 km1200 miles1042 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 6:16 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 6:16 PM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmNortheast NE
RecifeMon 3:16 PM2205 km1370 miles1190 nmWest W
YamoussoukroMon 6:16 PM2210 km1373 miles1193 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 6:16 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNorth N
AccraMon 6:16 PM2426 km1507 miles1310 nmNortheast NE
BissauMon 6:16 PM2488 km1546 miles1343 nmNorth N
SalvadorMon 3:16 PM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmWest W

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