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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 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 19' North, Longitude: 30° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.00 meters/second, 1515.6 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.70 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.0"941.51 miwest0° 02' 55.9"3.36 misouth941.66 mi
24 hours11° 41' 05.9"758.17 mieast1° 36' 44.3"110.91 misouth770.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloSun 6:10 AM715 km444 miles386 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaSun 6:10 AM970 km603 miles524 nmSoutheast SE
DakarSun 7:10 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottSun 7:10 AM1570 km975 miles848 nmEast E
BanjulSun 7:10 AM1687 km1048 miles911 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauSun 7:10 AM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnSun 7:10 AM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta Delgada *Sun 7:10 AM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Angra do Heroísmo *Sun 7:10 AM2061 km1280 miles1113 nmNorth N
ConakrySun 7:10 AM2183 km1357 miles1179 nmEast-southeast ESE
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