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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 8:18:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 41' North, Longitude: 0° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.76 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 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' 54.0"992.51 miWest0° 10' 54.0"12.48 miSouth992.83 mi
24 hours11° 43' 25.2"801.67 miEast4° 35' 49.6"315.90 miSouth865.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TamaleThu 8:18 AM92 km57 miles50 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SokodéThu 8:18 AM176 km109 miles95 nmEast E
KaraThu 8:18 AM202 km125 miles109 nmEast-northeast ENE
MangoThu 8:18 AM210 km130 miles113 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AtakpaméThu 8:18 AM214 km133 miles115 nmSoutheast SE
DjougouThu 9:18 AM256 km159 miles138 nmEast-northeast ENE
KumasiThu 8:18 AM256 km159 miles138 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NatitingouThu 9:18 AM267 km166 miles144 nmNortheast NE
BohiconThu 9:18 AM321 km200 miles174 nmEast-southeast ESE
SavéThu 9:18 AM329 km204 miles178 nmEast-southeast ESE

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