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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 = Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 8:18:00 PM.

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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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 20:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 15' North, Longitude: 48° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.04 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 55.7"1002.15 miWest0° 10' 56.8"12.54 miNorth1002.08 mi
24 hours10° 50' 13.0"746.47 miEast4° 12' 29.2"289.18 miNorth797.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoSat 11:18 PM192 km119 miles104 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MogadishuSat 11:18 PM481 km299 miles260 nmSouthwest SW
HargeisaSat 11:18 PM666 km414 miles359 nmNorthwest NW
BosasoSat 11:18 PM675 km420 miles365 nmNorth N
BerberaSat 11:18 PM678 km421 miles366 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaSat 11:18 PM855 km531 miles462 nmNorthwest NW
KismayoSat 11:18 PM889 km552 miles480 nmSouthwest SW
Ali SabiehSat 11:18 PM896 km557 miles484 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiSat 11:18 PM900 km559 miles486 nmNorthwest NW
AdenSat 11:18 PM907 km564 miles490 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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