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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 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 08' North, Longitude: 17° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.36 meters/second, 1552.9 km/hour, 964.9 miles/hour or 838.5 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' 07.4"0.14 misouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.1"964.75 miwest0° 07' 23.4"8.47 misouth965.09 mi
24 hours11° 34' 34.3"769.37 mieast3° 19' 45.3"228.90 misouth808.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-LouisTue 7:50 AM64 km40 miles34 nmEast E
RossoTue 7:50 AM144 km89 miles78 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThièsTue 7:50 AM148 km92 miles80 nmSouth S
DakarTue 7:50 AM165 km103 miles89 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ToubaTue 7:50 AM191 km119 miles103 nmSoutheast SE
NouakchottTue 7:50 AM247 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SerekundaTue 7:50 AM301 km187 miles162 nmSouth S
BanjulTue 7:50 AM301 km187 miles163 nmSouth S
FarafenniTue 7:50 AM325 km202 miles176 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZiguinchorTue 7:50 AM403 km250 miles218 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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