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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 06:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 48' North
Longitude: 2° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.01 meters/second, 1530.0 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.85 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.2"950.50 miwest0° 05' 06.0"5.85 misouth950.76 mi
24 hours11° 37' 39.4"761.54 mieast2° 27' 19.2"168.87 misouth785.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuMon 6:00 AM244 km152 miles132 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouMon 6:00 AM715 km444 miles386 nmSouth S
KoudougouMon 6:00 AM726 km451 miles392 nmSouth S
NiameyMon 7:00 AM739 km459 miles399 nmSoutheast SE
KoutialaMon 6:00 AM796 km495 miles430 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Bobo-DioulassoMon 6:00 AM876 km544 miles473 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SikassoMon 6:00 AM913 km568 miles493 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoMon 6:00 AM929 km577 miles502 nmSouthwest SW
MangoMon 6:00 AM975 km606 miles527 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KandiMon 7:00 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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