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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 05:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 24° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.09 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.7 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' 44.2"937.16 miwest0° 00' 27.7"0.53 misouth937.18 mi
24 hours11° 42' 43.6"756.42 mieast0° 38' 09.1"43.74 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
MindeloSat 4:56 AM459 km285 miles248 nmSouth S
Santa MariaSat 4:56 AM518 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PraiaSat 4:56 AM683 km424 miles369 nmSouth S
NouadhibouSat 5:56 AM780 km485 miles421 nmEast E
DakhlaSat 5:56 AM934 km580 miles504 nmEast-northeast ENE
NouakchottSat 5:56 AM955 km593 miles515 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarSat 5:56 AM1029 km639 miles556 nmSoutheast SE
BanjulSat 5:56 AM1190 km739 miles643 nmSoutheast SE
El AaiúnSat 5:56 AM1337 km831 miles722 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauSat 5:56 AM1392 km865 miles752 nmSoutheast SE

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