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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 6:24:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 62%

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 Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 42' South, Longitude: 5° 59' 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"1005.56 miWest0° 11' 21.8"13.01 miNorth1005.69 mi
24 hours10° 48' 52.8"747.73 miEast4° 29' 51.8"309.03 miNorth809.17 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 PM241 km150 miles130 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-GentilWed 7:24 PM330 km205 miles178 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo António (Príncipe)Wed 6:24 PM403 km250 miles218 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleWed 7:24 PM451 km280 miles243 nmEast-northeast ENE
BataWed 7:24 PM577 km359 miles312 nmNortheast NE
AconibeWed 7:24 PM644 km400 miles348 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboWed 7:24 PM679 km422 miles367 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EbebiyínWed 7:24 PM732 km455 miles395 nmNortheast NE
Pointe-NoireWed 7:24 PM738 km459 miles398 nmEast-southeast ESE
DoualaWed 7:24 PM758 km471 miles409 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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