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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 1:14:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' North, Longitude: 9° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.05 meters/second, 1533.8 km/hour, 953.1 miles/hour or 828.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.88 miWest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 miNorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.4"952.76 miWest0° 05' 05.0"5.83 miNorth952.54 mi
24 hours11° 28' 58.0"753.26 miEast1° 37' 36.0"111.89 miNorth757.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaWed 1:14 AM215 km133 miles116 nmWest W
BamakoWed 1:14 AM667 km415 miles360 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TambacoundaWed 1:14 AM696 km433 miles376 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottWed 1:14 AM697 km433 miles377 nmWest W
RossoWed 1:14 AM716 km445 miles386 nmWest-southwest WSW
KoutialaWed 1:14 AM799 km496 miles431 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToubaWed 1:14 AM801 km498 miles432 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouadhibouWed 1:14 AM844 km525 miles456 nmWest-northwest WNW
FarafenniWed 1:14 AM860 km534 miles464 nmSouthwest SW
GabúWed 1:14 AM863 km536 miles466 nmSouthwest SW

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