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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 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 51' North
Longitude: 0° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.77 meters/second, 1576.0 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 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"979.15 miwest0° 09' 15.7"10.61 misouth979.50 mi
24 hours11° 35' 32.7"781.88 mieast4° 01' 18.8"276.45 misouth834.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuagadougouWed 7:28 AM155 km96 miles84 nmWest-southwest WSW
KoudougouWed 7:28 AM245 km153 miles133 nmWest-southwest WSW
NiameyWed 8:28 AM260 km162 miles141 nmEast-northeast ENE
MangoWed 7:28 AM286 km178 miles154 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NatitingouWed 8:28 AM330 km205 miles178 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TamaleWed 7:28 AM388 km241 miles210 nmSouth S
KandiWed 8:28 AM390 km243 miles211 nmEast-southeast ESE
KaraWed 7:28 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DjougouWed 8:28 AM403 km251 miles218 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SokodéWed 7:28 AM452 km281 miles244 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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