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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: 79%

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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 19° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.43 meters/second, 1513.5 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.67 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.9"940.15 miwest0° 02' 14.4"2.57 minorth940.04 mi
24 hours11° 39' 24.6"755.04 mieast0° 27' 10.1"31.15 minorth754.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BardaïFri 3:08 AM244 km152 miles132 nmWest-northwest WNW
Faya-LargeauFri 3:08 AM293 km182 miles158 nmSouth S
FadaFri 3:08 AM450 km280 miles243 nmSoutheast SE
KufraFri 4:08 AM580 km360 miles313 nmNortheast NE
AbéchéFri 3:08 AM765 km476 miles413 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoussoroFri 3:08 AM820 km510 miles443 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoFri 3:08 AM929 km578 miles502 nmSouth S
Al-FashirFri 5:08 AM1008 km627 miles544 nmSoutheast SE
NdjamenaFri 3:08 AM1037 km644 miles560 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoFri 3:08 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmSouthwest SW
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