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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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 19' North, Longitude: 33° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.02 meters/second, 1515.7 km/hour, 941.8 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"941.56 miwest0° 02' 56.8"3.38 misouth941.71 mi
24 hours11° 41' 04.6"758.19 mieast1° 37' 07.1"111.35 misouth770.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloSun 6:20 AM940 km584 miles508 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaSun 6:20 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarSun 7:20 AM1780 km1106 miles961 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottSun 7:20 AM1821 km1131 miles983 nmEast E
BanjulSun 7:20 AM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta Delgada *Sun 7:20 AM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauSun 7:20 AM2096 km1302 miles1132 nmEast-southeast ESE
Angra do Heroísmo *Sun 7:20 AM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmNorth-northeast NNE
El AaiúnSun 7:20 AM2167 km1346 miles1170 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakrySun 7:20 AM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmEast-southeast ESE
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