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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 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 51' North, Longitude: 5° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.60 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.69 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 21.8"1001.21 miwest0° 12' 05.6"13.85 misouth1001.42 mi
24 hours12° 00' 52.2"829.24 mieast4° 57' 54.9"341.18 misouth897.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San PédroFri 9:28 AM129 km80 miles70 nmNorthwest NW
HarperFri 9:28 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-northwest WNW
DivoFri 9:28 AM227 km141 miles123 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanFri 9:28 AM264 km164 miles143 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroFri 9:28 AM336 km208 miles181 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DaloaFri 9:28 AM340 km211 miles184 nmNorth N
ManFri 9:28 AM435 km270 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéFri 9:28 AM436 km271 miles235 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DabakalaFri 9:28 AM525 km326 miles283 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GbarngaFri 9:28 AM527 km328 miles285 nmNorthwest NW
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