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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 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 43' North, Longitude: 1° 31' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.1"992.45 miwest0° 10' 53.6"12.48 misouth992.77 mi
24 hours11° 43' 21.4"801.54 mieast4° 35' 40.2"315.72 misouth865.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SokodéThu 8:10 AM51 km31 miles27 nmNorthwest NW
KaraThu 8:10 AM99 km61 miles53 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjougouThu 9:10 AM111 km69 miles60 nmNorth N
SavéThu 9:10 AM131 km81 miles71 nmSoutheast SE
AtakpaméThu 8:10 AM137 km85 miles74 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParakouThu 9:10 AM141 km88 miles76 nmEast-northeast ENE
NatitingouThu 9:10 AM177 km110 miles95 nmNorth N
BohiconThu 9:10 AM180 km112 miles97 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MangoThu 8:10 AM215 km133 miles116 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AbeokutaThu 9:10 AM266 km165 miles143 nmSoutheast SE
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