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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 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 54' North
Longitude: 8° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.07 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 54.0"961.84 miwest0° 06' 32.9"7.51 minorth961.59 mi
24 hours11° 20' 15.8"750.51 mieast2° 14' 27.2"154.13 minorth761.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezWed 2:18 AM23 km14 miles12 nmWest-northwest WNW
ZinderWed 2:18 AM353 km220 miles191 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiWed 2:18 AM395 km246 miles213 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokotoWed 2:18 AM531 km330 miles287 nmSouthwest SW
KanoWed 2:18 AM544 km338 miles294 nmSouth S
ZariaWed 2:18 AM649 km403 miles350 nmSouth S
KadunaWed 2:18 AM711 km442 miles384 nmSouth S
NiameyWed 2:18 AM753 km468 miles407 nmWest-southwest WSW
KandiWed 2:18 AM855 km531 miles461 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaWed 2:18 AM862 km536 miles465 nmSouth S
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