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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 = Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 1:20:00 AM.

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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: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 55' North, Longitude: 3° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.53 meters/second, 1571.5 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.27 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 32' 23.9"976.27 miWest0° 08' 18.2"9.51 miNorth976.03 mi
24 hours11° 08' 01.2"747.61 miEast2° 59' 42.5"205.94 miNorth770.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuahigouyaTue 1:20 AM88 km55 miles48 nmEast-southeast ESE
DédougouTue 1:20 AM164 km102 miles88 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouTue 1:20 AM203 km126 miles110 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouTue 1:20 AM246 km153 miles133 nmSoutheast SE
KoutialaTue 1:20 AM302 km188 miles163 nmSouthwest SW
Bobo-DioulassoTue 1:20 AM326 km203 miles176 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DoriTue 1:20 AM338 km210 miles182 nmEast E
SikassoTue 1:20 AM397 km247 miles214 nmSouthwest SW
Fada N'gourmaTue 1:20 AM432 km268 miles233 nmEast-southeast ESE
BamakoTue 1:20 AM543 km337 miles293 nmWest-southwest WSW

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