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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 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 03' North, Longitude: 26° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.52 meters/second, 1553.5 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 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' 01.4"965.06 miwest0° 07' 26.6"8.53 misouth965.39 mi
24 hours11° 34' 32.3"769.58 mieast3° 20' 55.4"230.23 misouth809.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloTue 7:28 AM144 km89 miles78 nmNortheast NE
PraiaTue 7:28 AM296 km184 miles160 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa MariaTue 7:28 AM338 km210 miles182 nmEast E
DakarTue 8:28 AM934 km580 miles504 nmEast E
ThièsTue 8:28 AM985 km612 miles532 nmEast E
BanjulTue 8:28 AM1056 km656 miles570 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottTue 8:28 AM1092 km678 miles589 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauTue 8:28 AM1219 km757 miles658 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakryTue 8:28 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownTue 8:28 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmEast-southeast ESE
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