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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 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 06' South, Longitude: 15° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.65 meters/second, 1607.9 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' 31.7"999.04 miwest0° 11' 14.4"12.87 minorth999.30 mi
24 hours11° 09' 17.0"767.22 mieast4° 32' 06.3"311.61 minorth830.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Georgetown (Ascension Island) (St. Helena)Tue 7:06 PM227 km141 miles122 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonroviaTue 7:06 PM1464 km910 miles790 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownTue 7:06 PM1512 km939 miles816 nmSoutheast SE
FreetownTue 7:06 PM1631 km1013 miles881 nmNorth N
ConakryTue 7:06 PM1736 km1079 miles938 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 7:06 PM1784 km1109 miles963 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroTue 7:06 PM1816 km1128 miles980 nmNortheast NE
BissauTue 7:06 PM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmNorth N
AccraTue 7:06 PM2120 km1317 miles1145 nmNortheast NE
BanjulTue 7:06 PM2167 km1346 miles1170 nmNorth N
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