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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 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 35' North, Longitude: 16° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.40 meters/second, 1513.5 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.67 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.8"940.09 miwest0° 02' 13.3"2.55 minorth939.98 mi
24 hours11° 39' 27.7"755.06 mieast0° 26' 39.6"30.57 minorth754.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BardaïFri 3:20 AM131 km81 miles70 nmNortheast NE
Faya-LargeauFri 3:20 AM435 km270 miles235 nmSoutheast SE
FadaFri 3:20 AM694 km431 miles375 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoussoroFri 3:20 AM769 km478 miles415 nmSouth S
AbéchéFri 3:20 AM903 km561 miles488 nmSoutheast SE
ArlitFri 3:20 AM931 km578 miles502 nmWest W
AgadezFri 3:20 AM939 km584 miles507 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdjamenaFri 3:20 AM943 km586 miles509 nmSouth S
MongoFri 3:20 AM970 km603 miles524 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoFri 3:20 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmSouthwest SW

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