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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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 49' North
Longitude: 1° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.96 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.1 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' 51.0"950.39 miwest0° 05' 04.7"5.82 misouth950.65 mi
24 hours11° 37' 41.6"761.50 mieast2° 26' 49.2"168.30 misouth785.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NiameyMon 6:46 AM594 km369 miles321 nmSouth S
AgadezMon 6:46 AM739 km459 miles399 nmEast-southeast ESE
OuagadougouMon 5:46 AM775 km482 miles419 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouMon 5:46 AM826 km513 miles446 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaradiMon 6:46 AM857 km533 miles463 nmSoutheast SE
KandiMon 6:46 AM870 km540 miles470 nmSouth-southeast SSE
In SalahMon 6:46 AM935 km581 miles505 nmNorth N
MangoMon 5:46 AM941 km585 miles508 nmSouth S
ZinderMon 6:46 AM993 km617 miles536 nmEast-southeast ESE
DjougouMon 6:46 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmSouth S
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