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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 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 18' North, Longitude: 34° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.03 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
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' 57.1"3.39 misouth941.67 mi
24 hours11° 41' 04.1"758.14 mieast1° 37' 16.1"111.51 misouth770.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSun 6:24 AM1272 km790 miles687 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarSun 7:24 AM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottSun 7:24 AM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmEast E
BanjulSun 7:24 AM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta Delgada *Sun 7:24 AM2098 km1303 miles1133 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Angra do Heroísmo *Sun 7:24 AM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauSun 7:24 AM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnSun 7:24 AM2259 km1404 miles1220 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakrySun 7:24 AM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownSun 7:24 AM2599 km1615 miles1403 nmEast-southeast ESE

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