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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 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 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° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.71 meters/second, 1529.0 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.83 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.7"949.77 miwest0° 04' 58.1"5.70 misouth950.02 mi
24 hours11° 37' 52.6"761.20 mieast2° 24' 18.9"165.41 misouth784.07 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 AM144 km90 miles78 nmSoutheast SE
FadaMon 5:36 AM405 km252 miles219 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoussoroMon 5:36 AM612 km380 miles331 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbéchéMon 5:36 AM629 km391 miles339 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MongoMon 5:36 AM747 km464 miles403 nmSouth S
NdjamenaMon 5:36 AM826 km513 miles446 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirMon 7:36 AM962 km598 miles519 nmSoutheast SE
KanoMon 5:36 AM1291 km802 miles697 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumMon 7:36 AM1566 km973 miles845 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbujaMon 5:36 AM1590 km988 miles859 nmSouthwest SW

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