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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 7:10:00 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 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 19' North, Longitude: 30° 27' 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"941.44 miWest0° 02' 55.6"3.36 miSouth941.59 mi
24 hours11° 41' 06.0"758.12 miEast1° 36' 41.8"110.85 miSouth769.96 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 AM691 km429 miles373 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaSun 6:10 AM949 km590 miles512 nmSoutheast SE
DakarSun 7:10 AM1517 km942 miles819 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottSun 7:10 AM1542 km958 miles832 nmEast E
BanjulSun 7:10 AM1661 km1032 miles897 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauSun 7:10 AM1844 km1146 miles996 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnSun 7:10 AM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta Delgada *Sun 7:10 AM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 7:10 AM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownSun 7:10 AM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmEast-southeast ESE

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