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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 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 11' North, Longitude: 14° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.33 meters/second, 1527.6 km/hour, 949.2 miles/hour or 824.8 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' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.3"948.98 miwest0° 04' 29.8"5.16 minorth948.77 mi
24 hours11° 31' 32.8"753.20 mieast1° 22' 48.9"94.95 minorth755.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Faya-LargeauThu 2:40 AM535 km333 miles289 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoussoroThu 2:40 AM659 km410 miles356 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AgadezThu 2:40 AM702 km436 miles379 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArlitThu 2:40 AM719 km447 miles388 nmWest W
NdjamenaThu 2:40 AM787 km489 miles425 nmSouth S
FadaThu 2:40 AM811 km504 miles438 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZinderThu 2:40 AM814 km506 miles439 nmSouthwest SW
MongoThu 2:40 AM910 km566 miles492 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbéchéThu 2:40 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSoutheast SE
MaradiThu 2:40 AM985 km612 miles532 nmSouthwest SW
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