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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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 36' North, Longitude: 24° 36' 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' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.3"980.08 miwest0° 09' 23.1"10.75 misouth980.44 mi
24 hours11° 35' 49.6"782.94 mieast4° 03' 58.6"279.48 misouth836.52 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 AM283 km176 miles153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MindeloWed 8:10 AM477 km296 miles257 nmNorth N
Santa MariaWed 8:10 AM479 km298 miles259 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarWed 9:10 AM809 km503 miles437 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerekundaWed 9:10 AM864 km537 miles467 nmEast E
ThièsWed 9:10 AM865 km538 miles467 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulWed 9:10 AM876 km544 miles473 nmEast E
ZiguinchorWed 9:10 AM905 km562 miles489 nmEast E
ToubaWed 9:10 AM976 km607 miles527 nmEast-northeast ENE
FarafenniWed 9:10 AM983 km611 miles531 nmEast E
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