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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 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 19° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.09 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.62 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.4"937.15 miwest0° 00' 25.7"0.49 misouth937.17 mi
24 hours11° 42' 43.2"756.41 mieast0° 37' 21.9"42.84 misouth759.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouSat 5:36 AM277 km172 miles150 nmEast E
DakhlaSat 5:36 AM488 km303 miles264 nmNortheast NE
NouakchottSat 5:36 AM508 km315 miles274 nmSoutheast SE
Santa MariaSat 4:36 AM594 km369 miles321 nmSouthwest SW
RossoSat 5:36 AM646 km401 miles349 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-LouisSat 5:36 AM647 km402 miles349 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MindeloSat 4:36 AM720 km447 miles389 nmSouthwest SW
DakarSat 5:36 AM742 km461 miles401 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsSat 5:36 AM748 km465 miles404 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cape BojadorSat 5:36 AM777 km483 miles420 nmNortheast NE

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