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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 8:38:00 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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 37' North, Longitude: 5° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.83 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 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' 53.6"992.67 miWest0° 10' 55.2"12.51 miSouth992.98 mi
24 hours11° 43' 35.2"801.98 miEast4° 36' 12.7"316.34 miSouth865.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DabakalaThu 8:38 AM96 km60 miles52 nmEast-southeast ESE
KorhogoThu 8:38 AM101 km63 miles54 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéThu 8:38 AM106 km66 miles57 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YamoussoukroThu 8:38 AM200 km124 miles108 nmSouth S
DaloaThu 8:38 AM234 km145 miles126 nmSouthwest SW
ManThu 8:38 AM286 km177 miles154 nmWest-southwest WSW
SikassoThu 8:38 AM301 km187 miles162 nmNorth N
Bobo-DioulassoThu 8:38 AM302 km188 miles163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DivoThu 8:38 AM309 km192 miles167 nmSouth S
AbidjanThu 8:38 AM390 km243 miles211 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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