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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: 40%
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 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 12' North
Longitude: 7° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.18 meters/second, 1552.2 km/hour, 964.5 miles/hour or 838.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.08 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.9"964.35 miwest0° 07' 20.0"8.41 misouth964.69 mi
24 hours11° 34' 36.6"769.10 mieast3° 18' 29.0"227.45 misouth807.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamakoTue 7:10 AM399 km248 miles216 nmSouth S
KoutialaTue 7:10 AM472 km293 miles255 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TidjikjaTue 7:10 AM500 km310 miles270 nmWest-northwest WNW
SikassoTue 7:10 AM573 km356 miles310 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bobo-DioulassoTue 7:10 AM651 km405 miles352 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoudougouTue 7:10 AM699 km434 miles377 nmSoutheast SE
TambacoundaTue 7:10 AM725 km450 miles391 nmWest-southwest WSW
OuagadougouTue 7:10 AM764 km475 miles413 nmEast-southeast ESE
GabúTue 7:10 AM854 km530 miles461 nmWest-southwest WSW
RossoTue 7:10 AM897 km557 miles484 nmWest W
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