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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: 30%
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 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 46' North
Longitude: 7° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.91 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.33 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.3"979.47 miwest0° 09' 18.0"10.66 misouth979.82 mi
24 hours11° 35' 37.9"782.23 mieast4° 02' 09.7"277.42 misouth835.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamakoWed 8:00 AM16 km10 miles8 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoutialaWed 8:00 AM271 km169 miles147 nmEast E
SikassoWed 8:00 AM294 km183 miles159 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bobo-DioulassoWed 8:00 AM435 km270 miles235 nmEast-southeast ESE
NzérékoréWed 8:00 AM564 km350 miles304 nmSouth S
KoudougouWed 8:00 AM608 km378 miles328 nmEast E
KindiaWed 8:00 AM616 km383 miles333 nmWest-southwest WSW
BouakéWed 8:00 AM646 km401 miles349 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KenemaWed 8:00 AM648 km403 miles350 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GbarngaWed 8:00 AM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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