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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: 50%
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 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 45' North
Longitude: 10° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.13 meters/second, 1530.5 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 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"950.78 miwest0° 05' 09.1"5.91 misouth951.04 mi
24 hours11° 37' 34.1"761.66 mieast2° 28' 32.0"170.26 misouth785.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaMon 6:34 AM118 km74 miles64 nmWest W
NouakchottMon 6:34 AM601 km374 miles325 nmWest W
RossoMon 6:34 AM632 km393 miles341 nmWest-southwest WSW
TambacoundaMon 6:34 AM657 km408 miles355 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoMon 6:34 AM721 km448 miles389 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToubaMon 6:34 AM731 km455 miles395 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouMon 6:34 AM743 km462 miles401 nmWest-northwest WNW
DakhlaMon 6:34 AM798 km496 miles431 nmNorthwest NW
FarafenniMon 6:34 AM804 km499 miles434 nmSouthwest SW
ThièsMon 6:34 AM829 km515 miles447 nmWest-southwest WSW
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