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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 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 06' South, Longitude: 15° 37' 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"999.12 miwest0° 11' 14.4"12.87 minorth999.38 mi
24 hours11° 09' 15.8"767.25 mieast4° 32' 06.6"311.64 minorth830.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaTue 7:06 PM1474 km916 miles796 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownTue 7:06 PM1533 km952 miles828 nmSoutheast SE
FreetownTue 7:06 PM1635 km1016 miles883 nmNorth N
ConakryTue 7:06 PM1739 km1081 miles939 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 7:06 PM1805 km1122 miles975 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroTue 7:06 PM1834 km1140 miles990 nmNortheast NE
BissauTue 7:06 PM1987 km1234 miles1073 nmNorth N
RecifeTue 4:06 PM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmWest W
AccraTue 7:06 PM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmNortheast NE
BanjulTue 7:06 PM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmNorth N
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