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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 9:18:00 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 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 30' North, Longitude: 14° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.96 meters/second, 1598.3 km/hour, 993.1 miles/hour or 863.0 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' 53.1"992.97 miWest0° 10' 57.4"12.55 miSouth993.29 mi
24 hours11° 43' 55.3"802.62 miEast4° 36' 58.5"317.21 miSouth866.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ConakryThu 9:18 AM175 km109 miles94 nmNortheast NE
FreetownThu 9:18 AM188 km117 miles101 nmEast E
BokéThu 9:18 AM278 km173 miles150 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KindiaThu 9:18 AM285 km177 miles154 nmNortheast NE
MakeniThu 9:18 AM322 km200 miles174 nmEast E
BoThu 9:18 AM359 km223 miles194 nmEast E
BissauThu 9:18 AM378 km235 miles204 nmNorth N
BafatáThu 9:18 AM407 km253 miles220 nmNorth N
KenemaThu 9:18 AM419 km260 miles226 nmEast E
GabúThu 9:18 AM425 km264 miles230 nmNorth N

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