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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 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 15' North
Longitude: 23° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.41 meters/second, 1610.7 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' 25.3"1000.78 miwest0° 12' 01.1"13.77 misouth1001.00 mi
24 hours11° 59' 06.2"826.80 mieast4° 56' 44.0"339.83 misouth895.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BambariFri 8:28 AM318 km198 miles172 nmWest-northwest WNW
KisanganiFri 9:28 AM473 km294 miles255 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BanguiFri 8:28 AM506 km315 miles273 nmWest W
BimboFri 8:28 AM524 km325 miles283 nmWest W
YambioFri 10:28 AM587 km365 miles317 nmEast E
ImpfondoFri 8:28 AM633 km393 miles342 nmWest-southwest WSW
WauFri 10:28 AM661 km410 miles357 nmNortheast NE
SarhFri 8:28 AM753 km468 miles406 nmNorthwest NW
BerbératiFri 8:28 AM814 km505 miles439 nmWest W
MoundouFri 8:28 AM914 km568 miles493 nmWest-northwest WNW
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