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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: 92%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 54' North, Longitude: 10° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.10 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.04 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 54.2"961.92 miwest0° 06' 33.7"7.52 minorth961.67 mi
24 hours11° 20' 11.8"750.49 mieast2° 14' 43.3"154.44 minorth761.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezWed 2:10 AM228 km142 miles123 nmWest W
ArlitWed 2:10 AM355 km221 miles192 nmNorthwest NW
ZinderWed 2:10 AM362 km225 miles196 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaradiWed 2:10 AM497 km309 miles268 nmSouthwest SW
KanoWed 2:10 AM568 km353 miles307 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaiduguriWed 2:10 AM648 km403 miles350 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SokotoWed 2:10 AM675 km420 miles365 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaWed 2:10 AM750 km466 miles405 nmSoutheast SE
KadunaWed 2:10 AM762 km474 miles412 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoussoroWed 2:10 AM772 km480 miles417 nmEast-southeast ESE
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