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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: 60%

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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 24' North, Longitude: 5° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.78 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 817.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.69 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.6"941.01 miwest0° 02' 45.8"3.17 misouth941.15 mi
24 hours11° 41' 18.6"758.01 mieast1° 32' 46.9"106.38 misouth769.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaSun 5:26 AM648 km403 miles350 nmWest-southwest WSW
OuahigouyaSun 5:26 AM826 km513 miles446 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TindoufSun 6:26 AM846 km526 miles457 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KoutialaSun 5:26 AM887 km551 miles479 nmSouth S
BamakoSun 5:26 AM896 km557 miles484 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DoriSun 5:26 AM918 km571 miles496 nmSoutheast SE
SmaraSun 5:26 AM939 km583 miles507 nmNorthwest NW
KoudougouSun 5:26 AM964 km599 miles521 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouSun 5:26 AM988 km614 miles533 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SikassoSun 5:26 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmSouth S
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