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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: 22%

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 Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 06:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 01' North, Longitude: 25° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.38 meters/second, 1596.2 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.53 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.4"991.73 miwest0° 10' 47.7"12.36 misouth992.05 mi
24 hours11° 42' 33.1"800.02 mieast4° 33' 41.0"313.47 misouth863.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WauThu 9:28 AM271 km168 miles146 nmEast-southeast ESE
BiraoThu 7:28 AM372 km231 miles201 nmWest-northwest WNW
OboThu 7:28 AM405 km252 miles219 nmSouth S
BriaThu 7:28 AM512 km318 miles277 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-FashirThu 9:28 AM514 km319 miles277 nmNorth N
YambioThu 9:28 AM562 km349 miles304 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalakalThu 9:28 AM634 km394 miles343 nmEast E
Al-UbayyidThu 9:28 AM659 km409 miles356 nmNortheast NE
BambariThu 7:28 AM681 km423 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbéchéThu 7:28 AM769 km478 miles415 nmNorthwest NW
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