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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 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 25' North, Longitude: 35° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.33 meters/second, 1610.4 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' 26.8"1000.58 miwest0° 11' 59.2"13.73 misouth1000.81 mi
24 hours11° 58' 23.1"825.79 mieast4° 56' 12.5"339.23 misouth894.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LiraFri 9:38 AM352 km218 miles190 nmSouthwest SW
GuluFri 9:38 AM371 km230 miles200 nmWest-southwest WSW
MbaleFri 9:38 AM387 km241 miles209 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JubaFri 9:38 AM404 km251 miles218 nmWest W
NakuruFri 9:38 AM531 km330 miles287 nmSouth S
KampalaFri 9:38 AM539 km335 miles291 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EntebbeFri 9:38 AM571 km355 miles308 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamaFri 9:38 AM640 km398 miles346 nmNortheast NE
Addis AbabaFri 9:38 AM642 km399 miles347 nmNortheast NE
NairobiFri 9:38 AM655 km407 miles354 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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