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

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 43' North, Longitude: 12° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.00 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"979.59 miwest0° 09' 19.5"10.68 misouth979.94 mi
24 hours11° 35' 41.0"782.39 mieast4° 02' 39.6"277.98 misouth835.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TambacoundaWed 8:20 AM171 km106 miles92 nmNorthwest NW
GabúWed 8:20 AM193 km120 miles104 nmWest-southwest WSW
BafatáWed 8:20 AM242 km150 miles131 nmWest-southwest WSW
BokéWed 8:20 AM278 km172 miles150 nmSouthwest SW
KindiaWed 8:20 AM299 km186 miles161 nmSouth S
FarafenniWed 8:20 AM348 km216 miles188 nmWest-northwest WNW
BissauWed 8:20 AM348 km216 miles188 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakryWed 8:20 AM379 km236 miles205 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZiguinchorWed 8:20 AM410 km255 miles221 nmWest W
MakeniWed 8:20 AM427 km266 miles231 nmSouth S
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