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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 8:18:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 30%

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 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 44' North, Longitude: 12° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.99 meters/second, 1576.8 km/hour, 979.8 miles/hour or 851.4 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"979.57 miWest0° 09' 19.3"10.68 miSouth979.92 mi
24 hours11° 35' 40.7"782.36 miEast4° 02' 36.5"277.92 miSouth835.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TambacoundaWed 8:18 AM213 km132 miles115 nmWest-northwest WNW
GabúWed 8:18 AM245 km152 miles132 nmWest-southwest WSW
BafatáWed 8:18 AM293 km182 miles158 nmWest-southwest WSW
KindiaWed 8:18 AM311 km193 miles168 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BokéWed 8:18 AM317 km197 miles171 nmSouthwest SW
FarafenniWed 8:18 AM399 km248 miles215 nmWest-northwest WNW
BissauWed 8:18 AM399 km248 miles216 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakryWed 8:18 AM401 km249 miles217 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakeniWed 8:18 AM425 km264 miles230 nmSouth S
BamakoWed 8:18 AM437 km272 miles236 nmEast E

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