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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: 31%

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 Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 54' North, Longitude: 4° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.69 meters/second, 1575.7 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.32 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.4"978.97 miwest0° 09' 14.4"10.59 misouth979.33 mi
24 hours11° 35' 29.9"781.68 mieast4° 00' 49.8"275.90 misouth834.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SokotoWed 8:10 AM118 km73 miles64 nmEast E
NiameyWed 8:10 AM232 km144 miles125 nmWest-northwest WNW
KandiWed 8:10 AM237 km147 miles128 nmSouthwest SW
MaradiWed 8:10 AM326 km202 miles176 nmEast-northeast ENE
NatitingouWed 8:10 AM418 km260 miles226 nmSouthwest SW
Fada N'gourmaWed 7:10 AM425 km264 miles229 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParakouWed 8:10 AM428 km266 miles231 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZariaWed 8:10 AM436 km271 miles235 nmEast-southeast ESE
KadunaWed 8:10 AM444 km276 miles239 nmSoutheast SE
DjougouWed 8:10 AM447 km278 miles241 nmSouthwest SW
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