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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 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 22' North, Longitude: 16° 13' 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.69 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.8"941.15 miwest0° 02' 50.0"3.25 misouth941.30 mi
24 hours11° 41' 13.4"758.02 mieast1° 34' 27.5"108.29 misouth769.43 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 AM107 km67 miles58 nmNorthwest NW
NouakchottSun 6:10 AM254 km158 miles137 nmSouth S
DakhlaSun 6:10 AM370 km230 miles200 nmNorth N
RossoSun 6:10 AM429 km266 miles231 nmSouth S
Saint-LouisSun 6:10 AM481 km299 miles260 nmSouth S
TidjikjaSun 6:10 AM540 km336 miles292 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaSun 6:10 AM610 km379 miles329 nmSouth S
ThièsSun 6:10 AM621 km386 miles335 nmSouth S
DakarSun 6:10 AM643 km400 miles347 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cape BojadorSun 6:10 AM662 km411 miles358 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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