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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 6:46:00 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 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 33' South, Longitude: 22° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.79 meters/second, 1586.8 km/hour, 986.0 miles/hour or 856.8 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' 50.6"985.89 miWest0° 10' 33.3"12.09 miNorth986.25 mi
24 hours11° 43' 33.0"797.44 miEast4° 22' 22.2"300.51 miNorth856.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 3:46 PM1417 km881 miles765 nmWest W
SalvadorMon 3:46 PM1790 km1113 miles967 nmWest W
JamestownMon 6:46 PM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaMon 3:46 PM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaMon 6:46 PM2254 km1401 miles1217 nmNortheast NE
FreetownMon 6:46 PM2329 km1447 miles1257 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 6:46 PM2410 km1498 miles1301 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauMon 6:46 PM2584 km1606 miles1396 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 4:46 PM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmSouthwest SW
AbidjanMon 6:46 PM2675 km1662 miles1444 nmNortheast NE

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