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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, October 12, 2012 at 7:48:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 07:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 11' North, Longitude: 18° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.44 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' 24.9"1000.78 miWest0° 12' 01.9"13.78 miSouth1001.00 mi
24 hours11° 59' 22.6"827.12 miEast4° 56' 55.6"340.02 miSouth895.75 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 AM18 km11 miles10 nmWest-northwest WNW
BanguiFri 8:48 AM20 km12 miles11 nmNorth N
GemenaFri 8:48 AM171 km106 miles92 nmSoutheast SE
ImpfondoFri 8:48 AM290 km180 miles156 nmSouth S
BambariFri 8:48 AM293 km182 miles158 nmNortheast NE
BerbératiFri 8:48 AM307 km191 miles166 nmWest W
Kaga-BandoroFri 8:48 AM319 km198 miles172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BozoumFri 8:48 AM337 km209 miles182 nmNorthwest NW
OuéssoFri 8:48 AM398 km247 miles215 nmSouthwest SW
MbandakaFri 8:48 AM458 km285 miles247 nmSouth S

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