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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 5:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 41%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 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° 36' 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"963.34 miWest0° 07' 11.9"8.25 miSouth963.67 mi
24 hours11° 34' 43.0"768.42 miEast3° 15' 26.4"223.95 miSouth806.13 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 AM320 km199 miles173 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Faya-LargeauTue 6:36 AM409 km254 miles221 nmEast-northeast ENE
NdjamenaTue 6:36 AM478 km297 miles258 nmSouth S
MaiduguriTue 6:36 AM570 km354 miles308 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoTue 6:36 AM573 km356 miles309 nmSoutheast SE
AbéchéTue 6:36 AM630 km392 miles340 nmEast-southeast ESE
FadaTue 6:36 AM644 km400 miles348 nmEast E
MarouaTue 6:36 AM656 km407 miles354 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderTue 6:36 AM766 km476 miles414 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezTue 6:36 AM814 km506 miles440 nmWest W

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