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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 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 18° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.42 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"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.9"940.20 miwest0° 02' 14.2"2.56 minorth940.09 mi
24 hours11° 39' 25.3"755.10 mieast0° 27' 02.9"31.01 minorth754.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BardaïFri 3:10 AM173 km107 miles93 nmWest-northwest WNW
Faya-LargeauFri 3:10 AM301 km187 miles162 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FadaFri 3:10 AM498 km310 miles269 nmSoutheast SE
KufraFri 4:10 AM638 km397 miles345 nmNortheast NE
AbéchéFri 3:10 AM787 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoussoroFri 3:10 AM795 km494 miles429 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoFri 3:10 AM928 km577 miles501 nmSouth S
NdjamenaFri 3:10 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoFri 3:10 AM1425 km885 miles769 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliFri 4:10 AM1462 km909 miles790 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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