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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 = Friday, October 12, 2012 at 6:38:00 AM.

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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: 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 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 25' North, Longitude: 35° 29' East

The ground speed is currently 447.32 meters/second, 1610.4 kilometres/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 26.8"1000.51 miWest0° 11' 59.2"13.73 miSouth1000.74 mi
24 hours11° 58' 22.2"825.71 miEast4° 56' 11.8"339.19 miSouth894.26 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Arba MinchFri 9:38 AM291 km181 miles157 nmNortheast NE
LiraFri 9:38 AM374 km233 miles202 nmSouthwest SW
JimmaFri 9:38 AM389 km242 miles210 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuluFri 9:38 AM397 km247 miles215 nmWest-southwest WSW
MbaleFri 9:38 AM397 km247 miles215 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JubaFri 9:38 AM433 km269 miles234 nmWest W
AwasaFri 9:38 AM442 km275 miles239 nmNortheast NE
KisumuFri 9:38 AM506 km315 miles273 nmSouth S
NakuruFri 9:38 AM527 km327 miles285 nmSouth S
NekemteFri 9:38 AM529 km329 miles286 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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