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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 6:10:00 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 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 22' North, Longitude: 15° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.87 meters/second, 1515.1 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.1 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' 43.8"941.14 miWest0° 02' 49.8"3.25 miSouth941.29 mi
24 hours11° 41' 13.5"758.02 miEast1° 34' 24.9"108.24 miSouth769.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouSun 6:10 AM131 km81 miles71 nmWest-northwest WNW
NouakchottSun 6:10 AM253 km157 miles136 nmSouth S
DakhlaSun 6:10 AM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth N
RossoSun 6:10 AM427 km265 miles230 nmSouth S
Saint-LouisSun 6:10 AM484 km301 miles261 nmSouth S
TidjikjaSun 6:10 AM514 km320 miles278 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaSun 6:10 AM609 km378 miles329 nmSouth S
ThièsSun 6:10 AM625 km388 miles338 nmSouth S
DakarSun 6:10 AM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cape BojadorSun 6:10 AM655 km407 miles354 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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