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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: 41%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 24' North, Longitude: 15° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.76 meters/second, 1550.7 km/hour, 963.6 miles/hour or 837.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.06 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.4"963.42 miwest0° 07' 12.0"8.25 misouth963.75 mi
24 hours11° 34' 43.0"768.48 mieast3° 15' 28.6"224.01 misouth806.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoussoroTue 6:36 AM329 km205 miles178 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Faya-LargeauTue 6:36 AM435 km271 miles235 nmEast-northeast ENE
NdjamenaTue 6:36 AM475 km295 miles257 nmSouth S
MaiduguriTue 6:36 AM557 km346 miles301 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoTue 6:36 AM590 km367 miles319 nmSoutheast SE
MarouaTue 6:36 AM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth S
AbéchéTue 6:36 AM656 km408 miles354 nmEast-southeast ESE
FadaTue 6:36 AM672 km418 miles363 nmEast E
ZinderTue 6:36 AM739 km459 miles399 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezTue 6:36 AM786 km488 miles424 nmWest W
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