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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: 13%
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 Friday, October 12, 2012 at 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 01' North
Longitude: 6° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.53 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.68 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 23.4"1001.03 miwest0° 12' 03.8"13.82 misouth1001.25 mi
24 hours12° 00' 07.5"828.22 mieast4° 57' 26.1"340.63 misouth896.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port HarcourtFri 9:38 AM126 km78 miles68 nmNortheast NE
OwerriFri 9:38 AM187 km116 miles101 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UyoFri 9:38 AM223 km139 miles120 nmEast-northeast ENE
Benin CityFri 9:38 AM264 km164 miles143 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalaboFri 9:38 AM291 km181 miles157 nmEast E
Santo António (Príncipe)Fri 8:38 AM296 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EnuguFri 9:38 AM306 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DoualaFri 9:38 AM390 km242 miles211 nmEast E
São ToméFri 8:38 AM411 km255 miles222 nmSouth S
LagosFri 9:38 AM415 km258 miles224 nmNorthwest NW
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