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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 = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 2:30:00 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: 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 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 35' North, Longitude: 13° 54' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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' 12.3"2.53 miNorth939.95 mi
24 hours11° 39' 29.7"755.06 miEast0° 26' 18.8"30.17 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 3:30 AM621 km386 miles335 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArlitFri 3:30 AM713 km443 miles385 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezFri 3:30 AM741 km460 miles400 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoussoroFri 3:30 AM816 km507 miles441 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FadaFri 3:30 AM893 km555 miles482 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZinderFri 3:30 AM914 km568 miles494 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaFri 3:30 AM946 km588 miles511 nmSouth S
KanoFri 3:30 AM1111 km690 miles600 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliFri 4:30 AM1366 km849 miles737 nmNorth N
AbujaFri 3:30 AM1449 km900 miles782 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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