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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: 61%

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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 04:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 27' North, Longitude: 8° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.66 meters/second, 1514.4 km/hour, 941.0 miles/hour or 817.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.4"940.67 miwest0° 02' 39.9"3.06 misouth940.81 mi
24 hours11° 41' 25.8"757.86 mieast1° 30' 29.7"103.75 misouth768.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitSun 5:26 AM249 km155 miles135 nmSouthwest SW
AgadezSun 5:26 AM397 km247 miles214 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderSun 5:26 AM734 km456 miles397 nmSouth S
MaradiSun 5:26 AM793 km493 miles428 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoSun 5:26 AM935 km581 miles505 nmSouth S
In SalahSun 5:26 AM996 km619 miles538 nmNorthwest NW
NiameySun 5:26 AM1057 km657 miles571 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaSun 5:26 AM1130 km702 miles610 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaSun 5:26 AM1269 km788 miles685 nmSouth S
OuagadougouSun 4:26 AM1431 km889 miles772 nmSouthwest SW

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