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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 7:50:00 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 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 08' North, Longitude: 16° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.35 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' 07.2"0.14 miSouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.1"964.67 miWest0° 07' 23.3"8.47 miSouth965.01 mi
24 hours11° 34' 34.4"769.31 miEast3° 19' 43.2"228.85 miSouth808.37 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 AM36 km22 miles19 nmEast-southeast ESE
RossoTue 7:50 AM117 km72 miles63 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThièsTue 7:50 AM148 km92 miles80 nmSouth S
ToubaTue 7:50 AM173 km107 miles93 nmSoutheast SE
DakarTue 7:50 AM174 km108 miles94 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouakchottTue 7:50 AM234 km146 miles126 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulTue 7:50 AM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth S
SerekundaTue 7:50 AM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth S
FarafenniTue 7:50 AM312 km194 miles169 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZiguinchorTue 7:50 AM398 km247 miles215 nmSouth S

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