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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 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 04' South, Longitude: 18° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.68 meters/second, 1608.1 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 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' 32.3"999.19 miwest0° 11' 14.5"12.88 minorth999.45 mi
24 hours11° 09' 04.4"767.08 mieast4° 32' 07.7"311.66 minorth830.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaTue 7:16 PM1589 km987 miles858 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownTue 7:16 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownTue 7:16 PM1731 km1076 miles935 nmSoutheast SE
ConakryTue 7:16 PM1789 km1112 miles966 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeTue 4:16 PM1873 km1164 miles1012 nmWest W
BissauTue 7:16 PM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 7:16 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroTue 7:16 PM2011 km1250 miles1086 nmNortheast NE
BanjulTue 7:16 PM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmNorth N
FortalezaTue 4:16 PM2292 km1424 miles1238 nmWest W
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