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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 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 08' South, Longitude: 13° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.62 meters/second, 1607.8 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.65 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.2"999.05 miwest0° 11' 14.2"12.87 minorth999.31 mi
24 hours11° 09' 27.2"767.43 mieast4° 32' 05.1"311.61 minorth830.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 6:56 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaTue 6:56 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmNorth N
FreetownTue 6:56 PM1617 km1005 miles873 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 6:56 PM1627 km1011 miles878 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroTue 6:56 PM1681 km1045 miles908 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryTue 6:56 PM1731 km1075 miles935 nmNorth N
AccraTue 6:56 PM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmNortheast NE
BissauTue 6:56 PM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmNorth N
LomeTue 6:56 PM2099 km1305 miles1134 nmNortheast NE
BamakoTue 6:56 PM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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