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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 19:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 02' South, Longitude: 21° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.73 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.4 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 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.3"999.22 miwest0° 11' 14.8"12.88 minorth999.48 mi
24 hours11° 08' 47.7"766.77 mieast4° 32' 09.7"311.67 minorth829.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeTue 4:32 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmWest W
MonroviaTue 7:32 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmNortheast NE
FreetownTue 7:32 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaTue 4:32 PM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmWest W
ConakryTue 7:32 PM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorTue 4:32 PM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownTue 7:32 PM2055 km1277 miles1109 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauTue 7:32 PM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulTue 7:32 PM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroTue 7:32 PM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmNortheast NE
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