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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 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 49' North, Longitude: 8° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.62 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' 21.6"1001.24 miwest0° 12' 05.9"13.86 misouth1001.45 mi
24 hours12° 01' 01.2"829.45 mieast4° 58' 00.6"341.29 misouth898.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarperFri 9:38 AM90 km56 miles49 nmNortheast NE
GbarngaFri 9:38 AM374 km233 miles202 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KakataFri 9:38 AM376 km233 miles203 nmNorthwest NW
MonroviaFri 9:38 AM391 km243 miles211 nmNorthwest NW
NzérékoréFri 9:38 AM439 km273 miles237 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroFri 9:38 AM473 km294 miles255 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanFri 9:38 AM505 km314 miles272 nmEast-northeast ENE
KenemaFri 9:38 AM550 km342 miles297 nmNorthwest NW
BouakéFri 9:38 AM562 km349 miles303 nmNortheast NE
BoFri 9:38 AM594 km369 miles321 nmNorthwest NW
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