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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 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 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° 22' 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"993.05 miwest0° 10' 58.0"12.56 misouth993.36 mi
24 hours11° 44' 00.3"802.78 mieast4° 37' 09.9"317.43 misouth866.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ConakryThu 9:28 AM417 km259 miles225 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauThu 9:28 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BokéThu 9:28 AM433 km269 miles234 nmNortheast NE
FreetownThu 9:28 AM454 km282 miles245 nmEast E
ZiguinchorThu 9:28 AM469 km291 miles253 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BafatáThu 9:28 AM505 km314 miles273 nmNortheast NE
KindiaThu 9:28 AM524 km326 miles283 nmEast-northeast ENE
GabúThu 9:28 AM543 km338 miles293 nmNortheast NE
SerekundaThu 9:28 AM554 km344 miles299 nmNorth N
BanjulThu 9:28 AM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth N
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