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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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 35' North, Longitude: 24° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.22 meters/second, 1577.6 km/hour, 980.3 miles/hour or 851.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.34 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.3"980.16 miwest0° 09' 23.2"10.75 misouth980.52 mi
24 hours11° 35' 49.8"783.01 mieast4° 04' 00.3"279.53 misouth836.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 8:10 AM296 km184 miles160 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MindeloWed 8:10 AM475 km295 miles257 nmNorth N
Santa MariaWed 8:10 AM491 km305 miles265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarWed 9:10 AM837 km520 miles452 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThièsWed 9:10 AM893 km555 miles482 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerekundaWed 9:10 AM893 km555 miles482 nmEast E
BanjulWed 9:10 AM905 km562 miles489 nmEast E
ZiguinchorWed 9:10 AM934 km580 miles504 nmEast E
ToubaWed 9:10 AM1005 km624 miles542 nmEast-northeast ENE
FarafenniWed 9:10 AM1012 km629 miles546 nmEast E
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