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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: 52%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 17' South
Longitude: 1° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.46 meters/second, 1607.3 km/hour, 998.7 miles/hour or 867.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.2"998.70 miwest0° 11' 13.4"12.85 minorth998.96 mi
24 hours11° 10' 24.6"768.30 mieast4° 31' 58.1"311.48 minorth831.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméTue 6:06 PM1138 km707 miles614 nmNortheast NE
JamestownTue 6:06 PM1179 km732 miles636 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AccraTue 6:06 PM1313 km816 miles709 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 6:06 PM1324 km823 miles715 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleTue 7:06 PM1386 km861 miles748 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeTue 6:06 PM1397 km868 miles755 nmNorth N
Porto NovoTue 7:06 PM1472 km915 miles795 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosTue 7:06 PM1493 km928 miles806 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroTue 6:06 PM1522 km946 miles822 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalaboTue 7:06 PM1563 km971 miles844 nmNortheast NE
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