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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: 100%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 22:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 37' North
Longitude: 18° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.77 meters/second, 1612.0 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.69 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 56.0"1001.61 miwest0° 10' 52.9"12.46 minorth1001.53 mi
24 hours10° 50' 25.5"746.31 mieast4° 10' 31.6"286.96 minorth796.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BanguiSat 11:18 PM143 km89 miles77 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BimboSat 11:18 PM160 km99 miles86 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BambariSat 11:18 PM197 km122 miles106 nmEast E
BerbératiSat 11:18 PM376 km234 miles203 nmWest-southwest WSW
SarhSat 11:18 PM395 km245 miles213 nmNorth N
ImpfondoSat 11:18 PM452 km281 miles244 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoundouSat 11:18 PM452 km281 miles244 nmNorthwest NW
NdjamenaSat 11:18 PM834 km518 miles450 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YaoundéSat 11:18 PM842 km523 miles455 nmWest-southwest WSW
KisanganiSun 12:18 AM898 km558 miles485 nmSoutheast SE
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