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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 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 39' North, Longitude: 3° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.80 meters/second, 1597.7 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.7"992.67 miwest0° 10' 54.7"12.50 misouth992.99 mi
24 hours11° 43' 30.7"801.90 mieast4° 36' 02.5"316.16 misouth865.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BouakéThu 8:28 AM236 km147 miles128 nmWest-southwest WSW
TamaleThu 8:28 AM263 km164 miles142 nmEast-northeast ENE
KumasiThu 8:28 AM272 km169 miles147 nmSoutheast SE
Bobo-DioulassoThu 8:28 AM308 km191 miles166 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroThu 8:28 AM313 km194 miles169 nmSouthwest SW
AbidjanThu 8:28 AM382 km237 miles206 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouThu 8:28 AM406 km252 miles219 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SikassoThu 8:28 AM407 km253 miles220 nmNorthwest NW
MangoThu 8:28 AM437 km272 miles236 nmEast-northeast ENE
OuagadougouThu 8:28 AM446 km277 miles241 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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