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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 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 44' North
Longitude: 12° 17' 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"979.64 miwest0° 09' 19.3"10.68 misouth980.00 mi
24 hours11° 35' 40.8"782.43 mieast4° 02' 38.2"277.97 misouth835.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GabúWed 8:18 AM216 km134 miles117 nmWest-southwest WSW
BafatáWed 8:18 AM264 km164 miles143 nmWest-southwest WSW
BokéWed 8:18 AM295 km183 miles159 nmSouthwest SW
KindiaWed 8:18 AM303 km188 miles164 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FarafenniWed 8:18 AM370 km230 miles200 nmWest-northwest WNW
BissauWed 8:18 AM371 km230 miles200 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakryWed 8:18 AM388 km241 miles210 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ToubaWed 8:18 AM454 km282 miles245 nmWest-northwest WNW
BamakoWed 8:18 AM466 km290 miles252 nmEast E
BanjulWed 8:18 AM471 km293 miles255 nmWest W
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