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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 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 13' North, Longitude: 6° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.23 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.6 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' 22.7"948.75 miwest0° 04' 27.2"5.11 minorth948.55 mi
24 hours11° 31' 45.0"753.25 mieast1° 21' 42.4"93.68 minorth755.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezThu 3:10 AM272 km169 miles147 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiThu 3:10 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth S
ZinderThu 3:10 AM637 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyThu 3:10 AM815 km506 miles440 nmSouthwest SW
KanoThu 3:10 AM816 km507 miles441 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DoriThu 2:10 AM939 km584 miles507 nmSouthwest SW
KadunaThu 3:10 AM963 km599 miles520 nmSouth S
KandiThu 3:10 AM992 km617 miles536 nmSouth-southwest SSW
In SalahThu 3:10 AM995 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AbujaThu 3:10 AM1111 km690 miles600 nmSouth S
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