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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 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 35' North, Longitude: 14° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.39 meters/second, 1513.4 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' 58.5"940.06 miwest0° 02' 12.5"2.53 minorth939.95 mi
24 hours11° 39' 29.4"755.06 mieast0° 26' 20.9"30.21 minorth754.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Faya-LargeauFri 3:28 AM601 km373 miles325 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArlitFri 3:28 AM734 km456 miles396 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezFri 3:28 AM760 km472 miles410 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoussoroFri 3:28 AM809 km503 miles437 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FadaFri 3:28 AM872 km542 miles471 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZinderFri 3:28 AM927 km576 miles501 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaFri 3:28 AM943 km586 miles509 nmSouth S
KanoFri 3:28 AM1122 km697 miles606 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliFri 4:28 AM1367 km849 miles738 nmNorth N
AbujaFri 3:28 AM1460 km907 miles788 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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