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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 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 33' North, Longitude: 29° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.30 meters/second, 1577.9 km/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.0 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"980.34 miwest0° 09' 24.5"10.78 misouth980.69 mi
24 hours11° 35' 53.1"783.21 mieast4° 04' 28.7"280.07 misouth836.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloWed 8:28 AM663 km412 miles358 nmNortheast NE
PraiaWed 8:28 AM671 km417 miles362 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarWed 9:28 AM1298 km806 miles701 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulWed 9:28 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmEast E
BissauWed 9:28 AM1487 km924 miles803 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 9:28 AM1548 km962 miles836 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 9:28 AM1728 km1074 miles933 nmEast E
FreetownWed 9:28 AM1807 km1123 miles975 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaWed 6:28 AM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MonroviaWed 9:28 AM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmEast-southeast ESE
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