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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 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 26' North, Longitude: 20° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.04 meters/second, 1598.5 km/hour, 993.3 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 misouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.8"993.20 miwest0° 10' 58.7"12.57 misouth993.52 mi
24 hours11° 44' 05.9"803.01 mieast4° 37' 22.6"317.69 misouth867.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ZiguinchorThu 9:38 AM616 km383 miles333 nmNortheast NE
BissauThu 9:38 AM619 km384 miles334 nmNortheast NE
SerekundaThu 9:38 AM664 km413 miles359 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulThu 9:38 AM672 km417 miles363 nmNortheast NE
BokéThu 9:38 AM690 km429 miles372 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryThu 9:38 AM707 km439 miles382 nmEast E
BafatáThu 9:38 AM721 km448 miles389 nmNortheast NE
DakarThu 9:38 AM746 km464 miles403 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FarafenniThu 9:38 AM748 km465 miles404 nmNortheast NE
FreetownThu 9:38 AM750 km466 miles405 nmEast E
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