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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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 40' North
Longitude: 17° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.08 meters/second, 1577.1 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 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"979.84 miwest0° 09' 20.9"10.71 misouth980.20 mi
24 hours11° 35' 44.2"782.65 mieast4° 03' 10.0"278.57 misouth835.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ZiguinchorWed 8:38 AM94 km58 miles51 nmEast E
SerekundaWed 8:38 AM98 km61 miles53 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulWed 8:38 AM105 km65 miles57 nmNortheast NE
BissauWed 8:38 AM191 km119 miles103 nmEast-southeast ESE
FarafenniWed 8:38 AM194 km120 miles105 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarWed 8:38 AM223 km139 miles121 nmNorth N
ThièsWed 8:38 AM236 km147 miles127 nmNorth N
BafatáWed 8:38 AM275 km171 miles148 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaWed 8:38 AM278 km173 miles150 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GabúWed 8:38 AM319 km198 miles172 nmEast E
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