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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 = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 3:20:00 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: 70%

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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 13° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.07 meters/second, 1508.6 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.62 miWest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 miSouth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.9"937.10 miWest0° 00' 12.1"0.23 miSouth937.11 mi
24 hours11° 42' 40.2"756.30 miEast0° 31' 59.4"36.68 miSouth758.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SabhaSat 5:20 AM673 km418 miles364 nmNorth N
Faya-LargeauSat 4:20 AM684 km425 miles369 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArlitSat 4:20 AM684 km425 miles370 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezSat 4:20 AM731 km454 miles394 nmSouthwest SW
MoussoroSat 4:20 AM878 km545 miles474 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderSat 4:20 AM929 km577 miles502 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FadaSat 4:20 AM954 km593 miles515 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaSat 4:20 AM1001 km622 miles540 nmSouth S
KanoSat 4:20 AM1130 km702 miles610 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliSat 5:20 AM1316 km817 miles710 nmNorth N

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