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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 8:28:00 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 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 42' North, Longitude: 14° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.03 meters/second, 1576.9 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 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"979.66 miWest0° 09' 20.0"10.69 miSouth980.02 mi
24 hours11° 35' 42.3"782.47 miEast4° 02' 52.4"278.22 miSouth835.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GabúWed 8:28 AM52 km32 miles28 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BafatáWed 8:28 AM63 km39 miles34 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TambacoundaWed 8:28 AM145 km90 miles78 nmNortheast NE
BissauWed 8:28 AM155 km97 miles84 nmSouthwest SW
FarafenniWed 8:28 AM158 km98 miles85 nmNorthwest NW
BokéWed 8:28 AM197 km122 miles106 nmSouth S
ZiguinchorWed 8:28 AM200 km124 miles108 nmWest W
BanjulWed 8:28 AM246 km153 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
SerekundaWed 8:28 AM256 km159 miles138 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToubaWed 8:28 AM285 km177 miles154 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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