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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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 01' North, Longitude: 5° 22' 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"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.9"961.30 miwest0° 06' 28.5"7.42 minorth961.05 mi
24 hours11° 20' 44.2"750.62 mieast2° 12' 34.2"151.97 minorth761.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuahigouyaWed 2:14 AM495 km308 miles267 nmSoutheast SE
KoutialaWed 2:14 AM511 km318 miles276 nmSouth S
BamakoWed 2:14 AM559 km348 miles302 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouWed 2:14 AM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SikassoWed 2:14 AM631 km392 miles341 nmSouth S
Bobo-DioulassoWed 2:14 AM656 km407 miles354 nmSouth S
OuagadougouWed 2:14 AM660 km410 miles356 nmSoutheast SE
DoriWed 2:14 AM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-southeast ESE
TidjikjaWed 2:14 AM665 km413 miles359 nmWest-northwest WNW
Fada N'gourmaWed 2:14 AM824 km512 miles445 nmSoutheast SE
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