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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 05:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 50' North
Longitude: 4° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.92 meters/second, 1529.7 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 826.0 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"950.29 miwest0° 05' 03.4"5.80 misouth950.55 mi
24 hours11° 37' 43.5"761.45 mieast2° 26' 23.4"167.80 misouth784.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezMon 6:34 AM453 km281 miles245 nmEast-southeast ESE
NiameyMon 6:34 AM630 km391 miles340 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokotoMon 6:34 AM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth S
MaradiMon 6:34 AM669 km416 miles361 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderMon 6:34 AM757 km471 miles409 nmSoutheast SE
KandiMon 6:34 AM864 km537 miles466 nmSouth S
KanoMon 6:34 AM888 km552 miles480 nmSouth-southeast SSE
In SalahMon 6:34 AM942 km585 miles508 nmNorth N
OuagadougouMon 5:34 AM942 km585 miles509 nmSouthwest SW
KadunaMon 6:34 AM985 km612 miles532 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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