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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 06:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 27' North, Longitude: 37° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.31 meters/second, 1610.3 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"16.68 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 27.1"1000.54 miwest0° 11' 58.9"13.72 misouth1000.77 mi
24 hours11° 58' 14.7"825.59 mieast4° 56' 06.1"339.10 misouth894.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamaFri 9:28 AM488 km303 miles263 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Addis AbabaFri 9:28 AM520 km323 miles281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MbaleFri 9:28 AM535 km333 miles289 nmSouthwest SW
NakuruFri 9:28 AM554 km344 miles299 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LiraFri 9:28 AM579 km360 miles313 nmWest-southwest WSW
GarissaFri 9:28 AM587 km365 miles317 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Debre BerhanFri 9:28 AM616 km383 miles332 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuluFri 9:28 AM620 km385 miles335 nmWest-southwest WSW
NairobiFri 9:28 AM640 km398 miles346 nmSouth S
JubaFri 9:28 AM671 km417 miles362 nmWest W
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