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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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 51' North, Longitude: 6° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.89 meters/second, 1529.6 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.84 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 misouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.9"950.23 miwest0° 05' 02.8"5.79 misouth950.49 mi
24 hours11° 37' 44.8"761.43 mieast2° 26' 06.3"167.48 misouth784.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezMon 6:26 AM287 km178 miles155 nmSoutheast SE
MaradiMon 6:26 AM602 km374 miles325 nmSouth S
ZinderMon 6:26 AM637 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SokotoMon 6:26 AM648 km403 miles350 nmSouth S
NiameyMon 6:26 AM730 km453 miles394 nmSouthwest SW
KanoMon 6:26 AM801 km497 miles432 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KandiMon 6:26 AM920 km572 miles497 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KadunaMon 6:26 AM933 km580 miles504 nmSouth S
In SalahMon 6:26 AM996 km619 miles538 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AbujaMon 6:26 AM1076 km669 miles581 nmSouth S
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