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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 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 38' South, Longitude: 15° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.65 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' 48.4"985.65 miwest0° 10' 32.2"12.07 minorth986.00 mi
24 hours11° 44' 21.4"798.19 mieast4° 22' 02.1"300.15 minorth857.35 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 PM1188 km738 miles642 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaMon 6:16 PM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 6:16 PM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 6:16 PM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmNortheast NE
RecifeMon 3:16 PM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmWest W
YamoussoukroMon 6:16 PM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 6:16 PM2233 km1388 miles1206 nmNorth N
AccraMon 6:16 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmNortheast NE
BissauMon 6:16 PM2487 km1545 miles1343 nmNorth N
SalvadorMon 3:16 PM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmWest W
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