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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: 21%
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 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 43' North
Longitude: 1° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.73 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.1"992.52 miwest0° 10' 53.5"12.48 misouth992.83 mi
24 hours11° 43' 20.9"801.58 mieast4° 35' 39.1"315.72 misouth865.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SokodéThu 8:08 AM71 km44 miles38 nmWest-northwest WNW
KaraThu 8:08 AM109 km68 miles59 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ParakouThu 9:08 AM121 km75 miles65 nmNortheast NE
AbeokutaThu 9:08 AM248 km154 miles134 nmSoutheast SE
CotonouThu 9:08 AM270 km168 miles146 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Porto NovoThu 9:08 AM271 km168 miles146 nmSouth-southeast SSE
IbadanThu 9:08 AM282 km175 miles152 nmEast-southeast ESE
LomeThu 8:08 AM291 km181 miles157 nmSouth S
TamaleThu 8:08 AM292 km182 miles158 nmWest-northwest WNW
LagosThu 9:08 AM307 km191 miles166 nmSoutheast SE

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