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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 these coordinates:
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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.83 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.7"949.83 miwest0° 04' 58.1"5.70 misouth950.09 mi
24 hours11° 37' 52.6"761.26 mieast2° 24' 18.9"165.43 misouth784.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaMon 5:36 AM826 km513 miles446 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoMon 5:36 AM1291 km802 miles697 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumMon 7:36 AM1566 km973 miles845 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbujaMon 5:36 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmSouthwest SW
BanguiMon 5:36 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmSouth S
TripoliMon 6:36 AM1628 km1011 miles879 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlexandriaMon 6:36 AM1802 km1119 miles973 nmNortheast NE
CairoMon 6:36 AM1803 km1120 miles973 nmNortheast NE
YaoundéMon 5:36 AM1819 km1131 miles982 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyMon 5:36 AM1822 km1132 miles984 nmWest-southwest WSW
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