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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 these coordinates:
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
BerbératiFri 8:48 AM277 km172 miles149 nmWest W
ImpfondoFri 8:48 AM285 km177 miles154 nmSouth S
BambariFri 8:48 AM317 km197 miles171 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoundouFri 8:48 AM543 km337 miles293 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SarhFri 8:48 AM549 km341 miles296 nmNorth N
YaoundéFri 8:48 AM752 km467 miles406 nmWest W
EbebiyínFri 8:48 AM805 km500 miles434 nmWest-southwest WSW
FrancevilleFri 8:48 AM829 km515 miles448 nmSouthwest SW
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