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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 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 00' North, Longitude: 5° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.83 meters/second, 1547.4 km/hour, 961.5 miles/hour or 835.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.02 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.9"961.24 miwest0° 06' 28.6"7.42 minorth961.00 mi
24 hours11° 20' 43.6"750.57 mieast2° 12' 36.4"152.00 minorth761.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuWed 2:14 AM225 km140 miles121 nmEast E
OuahigouyaWed 2:14 AM477 km296 miles257 nmSoutheast SE
KoutialaWed 2:14 AM513 km319 miles277 nmSouth S
BamakoWed 2:14 AM574 km357 miles310 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouWed 2:14 AM603 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SikassoWed 2:14 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth S
DoriWed 2:14 AM636 km395 miles343 nmEast-southeast ESE
OuagadougouWed 2:14 AM642 km399 miles346 nmSoutheast SE
Bobo-DioulassoWed 2:14 AM651 km404 miles351 nmSouth S
Fada N'gourmaWed 2:14 AM802 km499 miles433 nmSoutheast SE
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