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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: 62%
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 Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 42' South
Longitude: 5° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.56 meters/second, 1618.4 km/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 37.7"1005.63 miwest0° 11' 21.7"13.01 minorth1005.77 mi
24 hours10° 48' 52.2"747.77 mieast4° 29' 51.5"309.05 minorth809.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméWed 6:24 PM253 km157 miles136 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-GentilWed 7:24 PM358 km223 miles194 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo António (Príncipe)Wed 6:24 PM416 km258 miles224 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleWed 7:24 PM477 km296 miles257 nmEast-northeast ENE
BataWed 7:24 PM599 km372 miles323 nmNortheast NE
MalaboWed 7:24 PM694 km431 miles375 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EbebiyínWed 7:24 PM757 km470 miles409 nmNortheast NE
Pointe-NoireWed 7:24 PM765 km475 miles413 nmEast-southeast ESE
DoualaWed 7:24 PM775 km482 miles418 nmNortheast NE
DolisieWed 7:24 PM822 km511 miles444 nmEast-southeast ESE
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