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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 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 06:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 29' North, Longitude: 40° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.29 meters/second, 1610.2 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 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' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 27.3"1000.43 miwest0° 11' 58.5"13.71 misouth1000.66 mi
24 hours11° 58' 05.2"825.31 mieast4° 55' 58.8"338.94 misouth893.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AwasaFri 9:18 AM349 km217 miles188 nmNorthwest NW
Arba MinchFri 9:18 AM350 km218 miles189 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamaFri 9:18 AM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JimmaFri 9:18 AM522 km324 miles282 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaFri 9:18 AM530 km329 miles286 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GarissaFri 9:18 AM551 km343 miles298 nmSouth S
Debre BerhanFri 9:18 AM580 km361 miles313 nmNorth N
Dire DawaFri 9:18 AM590 km367 miles319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KismayoFri 9:18 AM591 km367 miles319 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MogadishuFri 9:18 AM620 km386 miles335 nmEast-southeast ESE
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