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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: 78%

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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 42' North, Longitude: 33° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.05 meters/second, 1512.2 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.66 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.1"939.31 miwest0° 01' 53.6"2.17 minorth939.21 mi
24 hours11° 40' 11.7"755.25 mieast0° 18' 41.9"21.44 minorth754.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloFri 4:46 AM993 km617 miles536 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaFri 4:46 AM1238 km769 miles668 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarFri 5:46 AM1831 km1138 miles989 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottFri 5:46 AM1864 km1158 miles1007 nmEast E
BanjulFri 5:46 AM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta Delgada *Fri 5:46 AM2035 km1264 miles1099 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 5:46 AM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnFri 5:46 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryFri 5:46 AM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownFri 5:46 AM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmEast-southeast ESE

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