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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 2:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 86%

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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 13' North, Longitude: 7° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.24 meters/second, 1527.3 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 22.8"948.69 miWest0° 04' 27.3"5.11 miNorth948.49 mi
24 hours11° 31' 44.4"753.20 miEast1° 21' 45.0"93.72 miNorth755.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitThu 3:10 AM56 km35 miles30 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AgadezThu 3:10 AM261 km162 miles141 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderThu 3:10 AM627 km390 miles339 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiThu 3:10 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth S
KanoThu 3:10 AM811 km504 miles438 nmSouth S
NiameyThu 3:10 AM833 km518 miles450 nmSouthwest SW
KadunaThu 3:10 AM962 km598 miles519 nmSouth S
DoriThu 2:10 AM962 km598 miles520 nmSouthwest SW
KandiThu 3:10 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmSouth-southwest SSW
In SalahThu 3:10 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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