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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 9:08:00 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 21:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 24' North, Longitude: 36° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.93 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 55.9"1001.90 miWest0° 10' 55.2"12.51 miNorth1001.83 mi
24 hours10° 50' 17.8"746.38 miEast4° 11' 41.1"288.26 miNorth797.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Arba MinchSun 12:08 AM171 km106 miles92 nmEast-northeast ENE
JimmaSun 12:08 AM263 km163 miles142 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AwasaSun 12:08 AM317 km197 miles171 nmNortheast NE
NekemteSun 12:08 AM411 km255 miles222 nmNorth N
AdamaSun 12:08 AM490 km305 miles265 nmNortheast NE
Addis AbabaSun 12:08 AM493 km306 miles266 nmNortheast NE
LiraSun 12:08 AM502 km312 miles271 nmSouthwest SW
JubaSun 12:08 AM508 km316 miles274 nmWest W
GuluSun 12:08 AM516 km321 miles279 nmSouthwest SW
MbaleSun 12:08 AM526 km327 miles284 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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