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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 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 53' North, Longitude: 3° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.59 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.69 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 22.2"1001.10 miwest0° 12' 05.2"13.84 misouth1001.31 mi
24 hours12° 00' 43.3"828.98 mieast4° 57' 49.2"341.05 misouth897.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanFri 9:18 AM170 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DivoFri 9:18 AM300 km187 miles162 nmNorthwest NW
San PédroFri 9:18 AM364 km226 miles197 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumasiFri 9:18 AM373 km232 miles202 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 9:18 AM381 km237 miles206 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AccraFri 9:18 AM407 km253 miles220 nmEast-northeast ENE
BouakéFri 9:18 AM455 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DaloaFri 9:18 AM467 km290 miles252 nmNorthwest NW
HarperFri 9:18 AM474 km295 miles256 nmWest W
DabakalaFri 9:18 AM506 km315 miles273 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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