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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: 6%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 09' South, Longitude: 3° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.06 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.70 miwest0° 00' 12.5"0.24 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 26.9"1002.14 miwest0° 12' 38.7"14.48 misouth1002.21 mi
24 hours12° 27' 26.8"861.52 mieast5° 02' 58.3"346.96 misouth927.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméSat 9:38 AM348 km216 miles188 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo António (Príncipe)Sat 9:38 AM492 km306 miles266 nmNortheast NE
Port-GentilSat 10:38 AM538 km334 miles290 nmEast E
LibrevilleSat 10:38 AM634 km394 miles342 nmEast-northeast ENE
BataSat 10:38 AM725 km451 miles392 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboSat 10:38 AM763 km474 miles412 nmNortheast NE
AconibeSat 10:38 AM822 km511 miles444 nmEast-northeast ENE
LagosSat 10:38 AM844 km524 miles456 nmNorth N
Benin CitySat 10:38 AM848 km527 miles458 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CotonouSat 10:38 AM849 km527 miles458 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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