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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 7:20:00 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: 40%

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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' North, Longitude: 9° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.22 meters/second, 1552.4 km/hour, 964.6 miles/hour or 838.2 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"964.37 miWest0° 07' 20.8"8.42 miSouth964.71 mi
24 hours11° 34' 36.0"769.11 miEast3° 18' 46.0"227.76 miSouth807.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaTue 7:20 AM328 km204 miles177 nmNorthwest NW
BamakoTue 7:20 AM427 km265 miles231 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TambacoundaTue 7:20 AM516 km321 miles279 nmWest-southwest WSW
KoutialaTue 7:20 AM610 km379 miles329 nmSoutheast SE
GabúTue 7:20 AM663 km412 miles358 nmSouthwest SW
RossoTue 7:20 AM668 km415 miles361 nmWest W
SikassoTue 7:20 AM684 km425 miles369 nmSoutheast SE
ToubaTue 7:20 AM693 km431 miles374 nmWest-southwest WSW
TimbuktuTue 7:20 AM703 km437 miles380 nmEast E
BafatáTue 7:20 AM707 km439 miles382 nmSouthwest SW

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