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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 7:08:00 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 07:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 19' North, Longitude: 28° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.38 meters/second, 1610.6 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.6 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' 25.9"1000.63 miWest0° 12' 00.3"13.75 miSouth1000.85 mi
24 hours11° 58' 48.0"826.32 miEast4° 56' 30.8"339.55 miSouth894.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YambioFri 10:08 AM34 km21 miles18 nmNortheast NE
OboFri 8:08 AM226 km140 miles122 nmWest-northwest WNW
WauFri 10:08 AM374 km232 miles202 nmNorth N
JubaFri 10:08 AM379 km235 miles204 nmEast E
GuluFri 10:08 AM484 km301 miles261 nmEast-southeast ESE
KisanganiFri 9:08 AM539 km335 miles291 nmSouthwest SW
LiraFri 10:08 AM568 km353 miles307 nmEast-southeast ESE
MbararaFri 10:08 AM609 km378 miles329 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KampalaFri 10:08 AM656 km408 miles354 nmSoutheast SE
RuhengeriFri 9:08 AM663 km412 miles358 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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