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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 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 41' North, Longitude: 0° 42' 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 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.0"992.59 miwest0° 10' 54.1"12.49 misouth992.91 mi
24 hours11° 43' 25.8"801.74 mieast4° 35' 50.9"315.94 misouth865.50 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 AM81 km51 miles44 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SokodéThu 8:18 AM205 km127 miles111 nmEast E
MangoThu 8:18 AM226 km140 miles122 nmNortheast NE
KaraThu 8:18 AM228 km142 miles123 nmEast-northeast ENE
AtakpaméThu 8:18 AM238 km148 miles129 nmEast-southeast ESE
KumasiThu 8:18 AM242 km150 miles131 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DjougouThu 9:18 AM283 km176 miles153 nmEast-northeast ENE
NatitingouThu 9:18 AM290 km180 miles157 nmNortheast NE
BohiconThu 9:18 AM347 km216 miles187 nmEast-southeast ESE
AccraThu 8:18 AM351 km218 miles190 nmSouth S
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