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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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 37' North
Longitude: 5° 32' 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"992.75 miwest0° 10' 55.2"12.51 misouth993.06 mi
24 hours11° 43' 35.8"802.06 mieast4° 36' 14.0"316.39 misouth865.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BouakéThu 8:38 AM117 km73 miles63 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YamoussoukroThu 8:38 AM201 km125 miles109 nmSouth S
SikassoThu 8:38 AM298 km185 miles161 nmNorth N
Bobo-DioulassoThu 8:38 AM314 km195 miles170 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NzérékoréThu 8:38 AM375 km233 miles202 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbidjanThu 8:38 AM402 km250 miles217 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoutialaThu 8:38 AM417 km259 miles225 nmNorth N
GbarngaThu 8:38 AM470 km292 miles254 nmWest-southwest WSW
KumasiThu 8:38 AM482 km299 miles260 nmEast-southeast ESE
BamakoThu 8:38 AM520 km323 miles281 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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