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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: 51%

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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 55' North, Longitude: 18° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.71 meters/second, 1528.9 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.83 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.7"949.76 miwest0° 04' 58.0"5.69 misouth950.01 mi
24 hours11° 37' 52.9"761.20 mieast2° 24' 16.5"165.37 misouth784.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Faya-LargeauMon 5:36 AM128 km80 miles69 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FadaMon 5:36 AM380 km236 miles205 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbéchéMon 5:36 AM617 km383 miles333 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoussoroMon 5:36 AM622 km386 miles336 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoMon 5:36 AM745 km463 miles402 nmSouth S
NdjamenaMon 5:36 AM839 km521 miles453 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirMon 7:36 AM940 km584 miles507 nmSoutheast SE
KanoMon 5:36 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumMon 7:36 AM1538 km956 miles830 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanguiMon 5:36 AM1610 km1001 miles870 nmSouth S
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