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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 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 46' North, Longitude: 7° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.09 meters/second, 1530.3 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 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' 51.4"950.70 miwest0° 05' 08.2"5.89 misouth950.96 mi
24 hours11° 37' 35.6"761.63 mieast2° 28' 10.5"169.85 misouth785.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaMon 6:24 AM372 km231 miles201 nmWest W
BamakoMon 6:24 AM678 km421 miles366 nmSouth S
KoutialaMon 6:24 AM753 km468 miles407 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaMon 6:24 AM822 km511 miles444 nmSoutheast SE
TambacoundaMon 6:24 AM827 km514 miles447 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottMon 6:24 AM856 km532 miles462 nmWest W
SikassoMon 6:24 AM860 km534 miles464 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RossoMon 6:24 AM874 km543 miles472 nmWest-southwest WSW
Bobo-DioulassoMon 6:24 AM926 km575 miles500 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoudougouMon 6:24 AM935 km581 miles505 nmSoutheast SE
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