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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 07:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 09' North, Longitude: 15° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.46 meters/second, 1610.9 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' 24.4"1000.89 miwest0° 12' 02.3"13.79 misouth1001.11 mi
24 hours11° 59' 32.2"827.41 mieast4° 57' 02.3"340.18 misouth896.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BerbératiFri 8:58 AM15 km9 miles8 nmNorthwest NW
BozoumFri 8:58 AM246 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BertouaFri 8:58 AM247 km153 miles133 nmWest W
OuéssoFri 8:58 AM282 km175 miles152 nmSouth S
BimboFri 8:58 AM282 km175 miles152 nmEast E
BanguiFri 8:58 AM300 km186 miles162 nmEast E
ImpfondoFri 8:58 AM372 km231 miles201 nmSoutheast SE
NgaoundéréFri 8:58 AM431 km268 miles233 nmNorthwest NW
YaoundéFri 8:58 AM484 km301 miles261 nmWest W
Kaga-BandoroFri 8:58 AM484 km301 miles261 nmNortheast NE
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