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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 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
BriaFri 8:28 AM282 km175 miles152 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BambariFri 8:28 AM318 km198 miles172 nmWest-northwest WNW
OboFri 8:28 AM395 km246 miles213 nmEast-northeast ENE
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
Kaga-BandoroFri 8:28 AM532 km330 miles287 nmNorthwest NW
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
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