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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: 12%

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 10:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 41' North, Longitude: 17° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.68 meters/second, 1611.6 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 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' 20.3"1001.37 miwest0° 12' 07.4"13.89 misouth1001.58 mi
24 hours12° 01' 37.6"830.27 mieast4° 58' 22.6"341.71 misouth899.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FreetownFri 10:18 AM747 km464 miles404 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 10:18 AM799 km496 miles431 nmNortheast NE
BoFri 10:18 AM838 km521 miles453 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaFri 10:18 AM848 km527 miles458 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakeniFri 10:18 AM874 km543 miles472 nmNortheast NE
KenemaFri 10:18 AM884 km549 miles477 nmEast-northeast ENE
BokéFri 10:18 AM900 km559 miles486 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KakataFri 10:18 AM903 km561 miles488 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauFri 10:18 AM942 km586 miles509 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KoiduFri 10:18 AM950 km590 miles513 nmNortheast NE
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