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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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 23' North
Longitude: 10° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.82 meters/second, 1515.0 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 818.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.69 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.6"941.10 miwest0° 02' 47.6"3.20 misouth941.25 mi
24 hours11° 41' 16.3"758.04 mieast1° 33' 32.6"107.25 misouth769.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouakchottSun 5:46 AM639 km397 miles345 nmWest-southwest WSW
DakhlaSun 5:46 AM678 km422 miles366 nmNorthwest NW
NouadhibouSun 5:46 AM694 km431 miles375 nmWest W
RossoSun 5:46 AM713 km443 miles385 nmSouthwest SW
SmaraSun 5:46 AM716 km445 miles387 nmNorth N
El AaiúnSun 5:46 AM802 km498 miles433 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ToubaSun 5:46 AM843 km524 miles455 nmSouthwest SW
BamakoSun 5:46 AM894 km556 miles483 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsSun 5:46 AM928 km577 miles501 nmSouthwest SW
FarafenniSun 5:46 AM934 km581 miles505 nmSouthwest SW

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