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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 07:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 11' North, Longitude: 18° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.45 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 24.8"1000.85 miwest0° 12' 01.9"13.78 misouth1001.07 mi
24 hours11° 59' 23.5"827.20 mieast4° 56' 56.3"340.06 misouth895.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BimboFri 8:48 AM15 km10 miles8 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanguiFri 8:48 AM36 km23 miles20 nmEast-northeast ENE
GemenaFri 8:48 AM195 km121 miles105 nmEast-southeast ESE
BerbératiFri 8:48 AM277 km172 miles149 nmWest W
ImpfondoFri 8:48 AM285 km177 miles154 nmSouth S
BozoumFri 8:48 AM316 km197 miles171 nmNorthwest NW
BambariFri 8:48 AM317 km197 miles171 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kaga-BandoroFri 8:48 AM327 km203 miles177 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OuéssoFri 8:48 AM377 km234 miles204 nmSouthwest SW
MbandakaFri 8:48 AM456 km284 miles246 nmSouth S
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