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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: 14%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 05:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 39' North, Longitude: 52° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.20 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 28.6"1000.30 miwest0° 11' 56.6"13.68 misouth1000.53 mi
24 hours11° 57' 24.1"824.40 mieast4° 55' 26.5"338.35 misouth892.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoFri 8:28 AM571 km355 miles308 nmWest-northwest WNW
BosasoFri 8:28 AM802 km499 miles433 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MogadishuFri 8:28 AM808 km502 miles437 nmWest-southwest WSW
HadibuFri 8:28 AM909 km565 miles491 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaFri 9:28 AM1090 km677 miles588 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdenFri 8:28 AM1198 km744 miles647 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiFri 8:28 AM1252 km778 miles676 nmNorthwest NW
SanaFri 8:28 AM1467 km912 miles792 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaFri 8:28 AM1555 km967 miles840 nmWest-northwest WNW
NairobiFri 8:28 AM1825 km1134 miles986 nmWest-southwest WSW
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