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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: 32%
Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 33' South
Longitude: 4° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.40 meters/second, 1603.4 km/hour, 996.3 miles/hour or 865.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 misouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 29' 44.6"996.23 miwest0° 11' 45.1"13.46 misouth996.12 mi
24 hours12° 27' 26.5"856.14 mieast4° 33' 49.7"313.67 misouth907.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 7:26 AM1053 km654 miles569 nmSouth S
AbidjanSat 7:26 AM1312 km815 miles708 nmNorth N
AccraSat 7:26 AM1404 km873 miles758 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméSat 7:26 AM1421 km883 miles767 nmEast-northeast ENE
YamoussoukroSat 7:26 AM1484 km922 miles801 nmNorth N
LomeSat 7:26 AM1520 km944 miles821 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSat 7:26 AM1607 km999 miles868 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoSat 8:26 AM1631 km1014 miles881 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosSat 8:26 AM1657 km1030 miles895 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 8:26 AM1687 km1048 miles911 nmEast-northeast ENE
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