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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: 70%

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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 13° 12' 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"937.16 miwest0° 00' 12.2"0.24 misouth937.17 mi
24 hours11° 42' 40.2"756.35 mieast0° 32' 02.1"36.73 misouth758.58 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 AM678 km421 miles366 nmNorth N
Faya-LargeauSat 4:20 AM708 km440 miles382 nmEast-southeast ESE
AgadezSat 4:20 AM708 km440 miles382 nmSouthwest SW
MoussoroSat 4:20 AM889 km552 miles480 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderSat 4:20 AM915 km569 miles494 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FadaSat 4:20 AM979 km609 miles529 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaSat 4:20 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoSat 4:20 AM1116 km694 miles603 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliSat 5:20 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmNorth N
NiameySat 4:20 AM1441 km896 miles778 nmWest-southwest WSW
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