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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 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 45' North, Longitude: 10° 04' 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"950.70 miwest0° 05' 09.0"5.90 misouth950.96 mi
24 hours11° 37' 34.2"761.61 mieast2° 28' 29.5"170.20 misouth785.58 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 AM146 km91 miles79 nmWest W
NouakchottMon 6:34 AM630 km391 miles340 nmWest W
RossoMon 6:34 AM658 km409 miles355 nmWest-southwest WSW
TambacoundaMon 6:34 AM673 km418 miles364 nmSouthwest SW
BamakoMon 6:34 AM712 km442 miles384 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToubaMon 6:34 AM755 km469 miles408 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouMon 6:34 AM770 km478 miles416 nmWest-northwest WNW
DakhlaMon 6:34 AM819 km509 miles442 nmNorthwest NW
FarafenniMon 6:34 AM824 km512 miles445 nmSouthwest SW
GabúMon 6:34 AM844 km525 miles456 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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