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

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 51' North, Longitude: 0° 05' East

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"979.07 miwest0° 09' 15.7"10.61 misouth979.43 mi
24 hours11° 35' 32.6"781.81 mieast4° 01' 16.9"276.40 misouth834.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fada N'gourmaWed 7:28 AM92 km57 miles50 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DoriWed 7:28 AM130 km81 miles70 nmNorth N
OuagadougouWed 7:28 AM183 km113 miles99 nmWest-southwest WSW
NiameyWed 8:28 AM232 km144 miles125 nmEast-northeast ENE
KoudougouWed 7:28 AM274 km170 miles148 nmWest-southwest WSW
MangoWed 7:28 AM280 km174 miles151 nmSouth S
OuahigouyaWed 7:28 AM282 km175 miles152 nmWest-northwest WNW
NatitingouWed 8:28 AM316 km197 miles171 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KandiWed 8:28 AM365 km227 miles197 nmEast-southeast ESE
KaraWed 7:28 AM386 km240 miles208 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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