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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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 41' North, Longitude: 16° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.08 meters/second, 1577.1 km/hour, 979.9 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"979.76 miwest0° 09' 20.7"10.71 misouth980.12 mi
24 hours11° 35' 44.1"782.59 mieast4° 03' 08.1"278.52 misouth835.89 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 AM65 km40 miles35 nmEast E
SerekundaWed 8:38 AM86 km54 miles47 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulWed 8:38 AM91 km56 miles49 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauWed 8:38 AM166 km103 miles89 nmEast-southeast ESE
FarafenniWed 8:38 AM169 km105 miles91 nmNortheast NE
DakarWed 8:38 AM229 km142 miles124 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThièsWed 8:38 AM235 km146 miles127 nmNorth N
BafatáWed 8:38 AM246 km153 miles133 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaWed 8:38 AM264 km164 miles143 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GabúWed 8:38 AM290 km180 miles156 nmEast E
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