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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 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 34' South, Longitude: 4° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.60 meters/second, 1618.6 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 874.0 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' 39.2"1005.73 miwest0° 11' 21.5"13.01 minorth1005.86 mi
24 hours10° 48' 26.4"747.32 mieast4° 29' 38.3"308.79 minorth808.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanWed 7:06 PM763 km474 miles412 nmNorth N
AccraWed 7:06 PM918 km571 miles496 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroWed 7:06 PM932 km579 miles503 nmNorth N
KumasiWed 7:06 PM967 km601 miles522 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LomeWed 7:06 PM1061 km659 miles573 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaWed 7:06 PM1121 km696 miles605 nmNorthwest NW
Porto NovoWed 8:06 PM1189 km739 miles642 nmNortheast NE
LagosWed 8:06 PM1242 km771 miles670 nmNortheast NE
São ToméWed 7:06 PM1264 km786 miles683 nmEast E
FreetownWed 7:06 PM1477 km918 miles798 nmNorthwest NW
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