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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 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 21' North
Longitude: 22° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.92 meters/second, 1515.3 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.2 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' 43.9"941.33 miwest0° 02' 52.4"3.29 misouth941.48 mi
24 hours11° 41' 10.3"758.11 mieast1° 35' 22.3"109.34 misouth769.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MariaSun 5:34 AM425 km264 miles230 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MindeloSun 5:34 AM495 km308 miles267 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouSun 6:34 AM523 km325 miles282 nmEast E
PraiaSun 5:34 AM622 km386 miles336 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouakchottSun 6:34 AM682 km424 miles368 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakhlaSun 6:34 AM729 km453 miles394 nmEast-northeast ENE
RossoSun 6:34 AM781 km485 miles422 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarSun 6:34 AM794 km494 miles429 nmSoutheast SE
ThièsSun 6:34 AM818 km508 miles441 nmSoutheast SE
ToubaSun 6:34 AM890 km553 miles480 nmSoutheast SE
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