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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 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 28' North, Longitude: 17° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.00 meters/second, 1598.4 km/hour, 993.2 miles/hour or 863.1 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' 52.9"993.13 miwest0° 10' 58.1"12.56 misouth993.44 mi
24 hours11° 44' 00.9"802.85 mieast4° 37' 11.3"317.48 misouth867.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BissauThu 9:28 AM437 km271 miles236 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryThu 9:28 AM446 km277 miles241 nmEast-northeast ENE
BokéThu 9:28 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNortheast NE
ZiguinchorThu 9:28 AM477 km297 miles258 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownThu 9:28 AM484 km301 miles261 nmEast E
BafatáThu 9:28 AM523 km325 miles283 nmNortheast NE
KindiaThu 9:28 AM552 km343 miles298 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerekundaThu 9:28 AM559 km348 miles302 nmNorth N
BanjulThu 9:28 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GabúThu 9:28 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNortheast NE
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