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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: 13%

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 07:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 17' North, Longitude: 25° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.39 meters/second, 1610.6 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.7 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' 25.7"1000.66 miwest0° 12' 00.7"13.76 misouth1000.89 mi
24 hours11° 58' 56.5"826.52 mieast4° 56' 37.0"339.67 misouth895.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OboFri 8:18 AM144 km90 miles78 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YambioFri 10:18 AM289 km180 miles156 nmEast E
KisanganiFri 9:18 AM422 km262 miles228 nmSouth S
WauFri 10:18 AM448 km278 miles242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BriaFri 8:18 AM490 km305 miles265 nmWest-northwest WNW
BambariFri 8:18 AM592 km368 miles320 nmWest-northwest WNW
JubaFri 10:18 AM645 km401 miles349 nmEast E
GuluFri 10:18 AM740 km460 miles400 nmEast-southeast ESE
MbararaFri 10:18 AM765 km475 miles413 nmSoutheast SE
RuhengeriFri 9:18 AM769 km478 miles415 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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