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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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' North, Longitude: 9° 50' 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"964.45 miwest0° 07' 20.9"8.42 misouth964.79 mi
24 hours11° 34' 36.0"769.17 mieast3° 18' 48.0"227.81 misouth807.94 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 AM312 km194 miles169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BamakoTue 7:20 AM439 km273 miles237 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TambacoundaTue 7:20 AM492 km306 miles265 nmWest-southwest WSW
KoutialaTue 7:20 AM631 km392 miles341 nmSoutheast SE
RossoTue 7:20 AM639 km397 miles345 nmWest W
GabúTue 7:20 AM641 km398 miles346 nmSouthwest SW
ToubaTue 7:20 AM665 km413 miles359 nmWest-southwest WSW
FarafenniTue 7:20 AM684 km425 miles370 nmWest-southwest WSW
BafatáTue 7:20 AM684 km425 miles370 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottTue 7:20 AM687 km427 miles371 nmWest-northwest WNW
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