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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 07:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 13' North, Longitude: 20° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.43 meters/second, 1610.7 km/hour, 1000.9 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' 25.0"1000.81 miwest0° 12' 01.5"13.77 misouth1001.04 mi
24 hours11° 59' 14.8"827.00 mieast4° 56' 50.1"339.94 misouth895.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GemenaFri 8:38 AM148 km92 miles80 nmSouthwest SW
BambariFri 8:38 AM171 km106 miles92 nmNorth N
BanguiFri 8:38 AM238 km148 miles129 nmWest W
BimboFri 8:38 AM255 km159 miles138 nmWest W
BriaFri 8:38 AM293 km182 miles158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kaga-BandoroFri 8:38 AM351 km218 miles189 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ImpfondoFri 8:38 AM411 km255 miles222 nmSouthwest SW
BozoumFri 8:38 AM532 km331 miles287 nmWest-northwest WNW
MbandakaFri 8:38 AM534 km332 miles288 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BerbératiFri 8:38 AM545 km339 miles294 nmWest W
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