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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 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 47' North, Longitude: 10° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.63 meters/second, 1611.5 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' 21.2"1001.27 miwest0° 12' 06.3"13.87 misouth1001.48 mi
24 hours12° 01' 10.3"829.65 mieast4° 58' 06.1"341.39 misouth898.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaFri 9:48 AM280 km174 miles151 nmNorth N
KakataFri 9:48 AM307 km191 miles166 nmNorth N
HarperFri 9:48 AM341 km212 miles184 nmEast E
GbarngaFri 9:48 AM382 km237 miles206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KenemaFri 9:48 AM455 km283 miles246 nmNorth N
San PédroFri 9:48 AM466 km290 miles252 nmEast-northeast ENE
BoFri 9:48 AM475 km295 miles256 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NzérékoréFri 9:48 AM487 km303 miles263 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManFri 9:48 AM534 km332 miles288 nmNortheast NE
KoiduFri 9:48 AM538 km334 miles291 nmNorth N
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