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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 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 47' North
Longitude: 4° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.04 meters/second, 1530.2 km/hour, 950.8 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' 51.3"950.58 miwest0° 05' 06.9"5.86 misouth950.84 mi
24 hours11° 37' 37.9"761.58 mieast2° 27' 40.7"169.28 misouth785.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoutialaMon 6:10 AM716 km445 miles387 nmSouth S
KoudougouMon 6:10 AM760 km472 miles410 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BamakoMon 6:10 AM775 km482 miles419 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouMon 6:10 AM780 km485 miles421 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SikassoMon 6:10 AM837 km520 miles452 nmSouth S
Bobo-DioulassoMon 6:10 AM843 km524 miles455 nmSouth S
NiameyMon 7:10 AM919 km571 miles496 nmSoutheast SE
NouakchottMon 6:10 AM1212 km753 miles655 nmWest W
El AaiúnMon 6:10 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmNorthwest NW
YamoussoukroMon 6:10 AM1327 km824 miles716 nmSouth S
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