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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: 86%

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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' North, Longitude: 16° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.37 meters/second, 1527.7 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.82 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.5"949.05 miwest0° 04' 30.7"5.17 minorth948.85 mi
24 hours11° 31' 28.7"753.19 mieast1° 23' 10.9"95.37 minorth755.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaThu 2:30 AM798 km496 miles431 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezThu 2:30 AM946 km588 miles511 nmWest-southwest WSW
ZinderThu 2:30 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmSouthwest SW
KanoThu 2:30 AM1176 km731 miles635 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaThu 2:30 AM1502 km933 miles811 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliThu 3:30 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BanguiThu 2:30 AM1650 km1026 miles891 nmSouth S
NiameyThu 2:30 AM1671 km1038 miles902 nmWest-southwest WSW
KhartoumThu 4:30 AM1735 km1078 miles937 nmEast E
YaoundéThu 2:30 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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