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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 07:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 52' North
Longitude: 13° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.55 meters/second, 1596.8 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.8"992.13 miwest0° 10' 50.6"12.42 misouth992.44 mi
24 hours11° 42' 56.7"800.80 mieast4° 34' 40.5"314.60 misouth864.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GarouaThu 8:18 AM67 km42 miles36 nmNorthwest NW
MoundouThu 8:18 AM250 km155 miles135 nmEast E
NdjamenaThu 8:18 AM384 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SarhThu 8:18 AM503 km313 miles272 nmEast E
BamendaThu 8:18 AM517 km321 miles279 nmSouthwest SW
BerbératiThu 8:18 AM554 km344 miles299 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YaoundéThu 8:18 AM610 km379 miles329 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoThu 8:18 AM676 km420 miles365 nmWest-northwest WNW
DoualaThu 8:18 AM701 km436 miles379 nmSouthwest SW
BimboThu 8:18 AM719 km446 miles388 nmSoutheast SE
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