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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 06:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 44' North, Longitude: 14° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.19 meters/second, 1530.7 km/hour, 951.1 miles/hour or 826.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.85 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.5"950.84 miwest0° 05' 10.5"5.93 misouth951.10 mi
24 hours11° 37' 31.7"761.67 mieast2° 29' 06.1"170.90 misouth785.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouakchottMon 6:50 AM201 km125 miles109 nmWest-southwest WSW
TidjikjaMon 6:50 AM293 km182 miles158 nmEast E
RossoMon 6:50 AM299 km186 miles161 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouMon 6:50 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-LouisMon 6:50 AM387 km240 miles209 nmSouthwest SW
ToubaMon 6:50 AM464 km288 miles251 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThièsMon 6:50 AM524 km325 miles283 nmSouthwest SW
TambacoundaMon 6:50 AM552 km343 miles298 nmSouth S
DakarMon 6:50 AM566 km352 miles306 nmSouthwest SW
DakhlaMon 6:50 AM578 km359 miles312 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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