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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 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' North, Longitude: 22° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.46 meters/second, 1553.3 km/hour, 965.2 miles/hour or 838.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.09 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.2"964.99 miwest0° 07' 25.4"8.51 misouth965.33 mi
24 hours11° 34' 33.0"769.54 mieast3° 20' 30.8"229.77 misouth808.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MariaTue 7:14 AM58 km36 miles31 nmNorth N
PraiaTue 7:14 AM145 km90 miles78 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MindeloTue 7:14 AM240 km149 miles130 nmWest-northwest WNW
DakarTue 8:14 AM607 km377 miles328 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsTue 8:14 AM656 km408 miles354 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisTue 8:14 AM684 km425 miles369 nmEast E
SerekundaTue 8:14 AM730 km454 miles394 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulTue 8:14 AM740 km460 miles400 nmEast-southeast ESE
RossoTue 8:14 AM760 km472 miles410 nmEast E
ToubaTue 8:14 AM765 km475 miles413 nmEast E
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