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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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 41' North, Longitude: 23° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.33 meters/second, 1531.2 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.86 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.7"951.23 miwest0° 05' 14.3"6.00 misouth951.50 mi
24 hours11° 37' 25.3"761.86 mieast2° 30' 31.3"172.54 misouth786.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloMon 6:30 AM230 km143 miles124 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Santa MariaMon 6:30 AM252 km156 miles136 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PraiaMon 6:30 AM418 km260 miles226 nmSouth S
NouadhibouMon 7:30 AM759 km472 miles410 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarMon 7:30 AM818 km508 miles442 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottMon 7:30 AM837 km520 miles452 nmEast E
ThièsMon 7:30 AM856 km532 miles462 nmEast-southeast ESE
RossoMon 7:30 AM889 km553 miles480 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaMon 7:30 AM951 km591 miles514 nmEast-southeast ESE
SerekundaMon 7:30 AM963 km599 miles520 nmSoutheast SE
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