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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:29 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 2, 2013 at 12:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 37' South, Longitude: 15° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.98 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 944.0 miles/hour or 820.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.73 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 23' 39.8"943.72 miwest0° 03' 51.5"4.42 misouth943.55 mi
24 hours14° 44' 51.0"966.86 mieast0° 55' 09.4"63.23 misouth966.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 12:22 PM1058 km657 miles571 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeMon 9:22 AM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorMon 9:22 AM2563 km1592 miles1384 nmWest W
MonroviaMon 12:22 PM2801 km1740 miles1512 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 12:22 PM2921 km1815 miles1577 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 10:22 AM2942 km1828 miles1588 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownMon 12:22 PM3006 km1868 miles1623 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 12:22 PM3019 km1876 miles1630 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaMon 9:22 AM3024 km1879 miles1633 nmWest-northwest WNW
ConakryMon 12:22 PM3115 km1936 miles1682 nmNorth N
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