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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: 69%

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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 22° 07' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.2"937.22 miwest0° 00' 26.7"0.51 misouth937.24 mi
24 hours11° 42' 43.5"756.47 mieast0° 37' 45.4"43.30 misouth759.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MariaSat 4:46 AM496 km308 miles268 nmSouth S
NouadhibouSat 5:46 AM528 km328 miles285 nmEast E
MindeloSat 4:46 AM548 km340 miles296 nmSouthwest SW
PraiaSat 4:46 AM691 km429 miles373 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakhlaSat 5:46 AM703 km437 miles379 nmEast-northeast ENE
NouakchottSat 5:46 AM721 km448 miles389 nmEast-southeast ESE
RossoSat 5:46 AM831 km516 miles449 nmSoutheast SE
DakarSat 5:46 AM860 km534 miles464 nmSoutheast SE
ThièsSat 5:46 AM880 km547 miles475 nmSoutheast SE
ToubaSat 5:46 AM948 km589 miles512 nmSoutheast SE
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