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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 5:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 60%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 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° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.78 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.2 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"940.94 miWest0° 02' 45.7"3.17 miSouth941.08 mi
24 hours11° 41' 18.9"757.95 miEast1° 32' 44.4"106.32 miSouth769.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuSun 5:26 AM468 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TidjikjaSun 5:26 AM675 km420 miles365 nmWest-southwest WSW
OuahigouyaSun 5:26 AM815 km506 miles440 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TindoufSun 6:26 AM855 km531 miles462 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KoutialaSun 5:26 AM887 km551 miles479 nmSouth S
DoriSun 5:26 AM900 km559 miles486 nmSoutheast SE
BamakoSun 5:26 AM905 km562 miles489 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouSun 5:26 AM955 km593 miles515 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SmaraSun 5:26 AM957 km595 miles517 nmNorthwest NW
OuagadougouSun 5:26 AM976 km606 miles527 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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