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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 08:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 59' North
Longitude: 3° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.54 meters/second, 1611.2 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 870.0 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' 23.0"1001.07 miwest0° 12' 04.1"13.82 misouth1001.28 mi
24 hours12° 00' 16.4"828.42 mieast4° 57' 31.9"340.74 misouth897.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LagosFri 9:48 AM278 km172 miles150 nmNorth N
CotonouFri 9:48 AM303 km188 miles164 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoFri 9:48 AM305 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Benin CityFri 9:48 AM332 km206 miles179 nmNortheast NE
AbeokutaFri 9:48 AM354 km220 miles191 nmNorth N
LomeFri 8:48 AM370 km230 miles200 nmNorthwest NW
Port HarcourtFri 9:48 AM370 km230 miles200 nmEast-northeast ENE
IbadanFri 9:48 AM375 km233 miles203 nmNorth N
OwerriFri 9:48 AM398 km247 miles215 nmEast-northeast ENE
BohiconFri 9:48 AM401 km249 miles216 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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