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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 9:38:00 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 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 27' North, Longitude: 19° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.03 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 miSouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.8"993.13 miWest0° 10' 58.6"12.57 miSouth993.44 mi
24 hours11° 44' 05.5"802.94 miEast4° 37' 21.4"317.65 miSouth867.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BissauThu 9:38 AM595 km370 miles321 nmNortheast NE
ZiguinchorThu 9:38 AM596 km371 miles322 nmNortheast NE
SerekundaThu 9:38 AM648 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulThu 9:38 AM655 km407 miles354 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BokéThu 9:38 AM662 km412 miles358 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryThu 9:38 AM677 km421 miles366 nmEast E
BafatáThu 9:38 AM696 km433 miles376 nmNortheast NE
FreetownThu 9:38 AM721 km448 miles389 nmEast E
FarafenniThu 9:38 AM729 km453 miles393 nmNortheast NE
DakarThu 9:38 AM735 km457 miles397 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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