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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 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 20' North
Longitude: 7° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.91 meters/second, 1551.3 km/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.07 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.7"963.75 miwest0° 07' 14.9"8.31 misouth964.09 mi
24 hours11° 34' 40.5"768.70 mieast3° 16' 34.0"225.26 misouth806.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezTue 7:10 AM118 km73 miles64 nmNortheast NE
MaradiTue 7:10 AM314 km195 miles169 nmSouth S
ZinderTue 7:10 AM345 km214 miles186 nmSoutheast SE
SokotoTue 7:10 AM414 km257 miles223 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoTue 7:10 AM503 km312 miles271 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyTue 7:10 AM621 km386 miles335 nmWest-southwest WSW
KadunaTue 7:10 AM644 km400 miles348 nmSouth S
AbujaTue 7:10 AM791 km492 miles427 nmSouth S
ParakouTue 7:10 AM913 km567 miles493 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaTue 7:10 AM977 km607 miles527 nmEast-southeast ESE
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