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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 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 31' South, Longitude: 24° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.84 meters/second, 1587.0 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.44 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 29' 51.6"986.08 miwest0° 10' 33.9"12.10 minorth986.44 mi
24 hours11° 43' 14.3"797.22 mieast4° 22' 29.7"300.68 minorth856.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 3:56 PM1126 km700 miles608 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorMon 3:56 PM1503 km934 miles811 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 3:56 PM1683 km1046 miles909 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownMon 6:56 PM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 4:56 PM2381 km1480 miles1286 nmSouthwest SW
MonroviaMon 6:56 PM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmNortheast NE
FreetownMon 6:56 PM2468 km1533 miles1333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 6:56 PM2538 km1577 miles1371 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Brasilia *Mon 4:56 PM2555 km1588 miles1380 nmWest-southwest WSW
BissauMon 6:56 PM2681 km1666 miles1448 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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