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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 9:18:00 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 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 26' North, Longitude: 33° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 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"1001.85 miWest0° 10' 54.9"12.50 miNorth1001.78 mi
24 hours10° 50' 18.9"746.36 miEast4° 11' 31.5"288.08 miNorth796.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JubaSun 12:18 AM244 km152 miles132 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuluSun 12:18 AM333 km207 miles180 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LiraSun 12:18 AM364 km226 miles196 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JimmaSun 12:18 AM424 km264 miles229 nmNortheast NE
Arba MinchSun 12:18 AM430 km267 miles232 nmEast E
MbaleSun 12:18 AM484 km301 miles261 nmSouth S
MalakalSun 12:18 AM507 km315 miles274 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NekemteSun 12:18 AM511 km318 miles276 nmNortheast NE
AwasaSun 12:18 AM557 km346 miles301 nmEast-northeast ENE
KampalaSun 12:18 AM579 km360 miles313 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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