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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 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 9° 20' 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' 44.8"937.16 miwest0° 00' 13.9"0.27 misouth937.18 mi
24 hours11° 42' 40.6"756.37 mieast0° 32' 39.8"37.45 misouth758.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezSat 4:36 AM470 km292 miles254 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderSat 4:36 AM799 km497 miles432 nmSouth S
MaradiSat 4:36 AM866 km538 miles468 nmSouth-southwest SSW
In SalahSat 4:36 AM975 km606 miles526 nmNorthwest NW
KanoSat 4:36 AM1002 km623 miles541 nmSouth S
NiameySat 4:36 AM1131 km702 miles610 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaSat 4:36 AM1160 km721 miles626 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbujaSat 4:36 AM1331 km827 miles719 nmSouth S
TripoliSat 5:36 AM1370 km851 miles740 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OuagadougouSat 3:36 AM1501 km933 miles811 nmSouthwest SW
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