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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 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 07' North, Longitude: 13° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.48 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 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' 24.3"1000.92 miwest0° 12' 02.7"13.80 misouth1001.14 mi
24 hours11° 59' 41.0"827.61 mieast4° 57' 08.4"340.29 misouth896.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YaoundéFri 9:08 AM216 km134 miles117 nmWest W
BerbératiFri 9:08 AM261 km162 miles141 nmEast E
EbebiyínFri 9:08 AM320 km199 miles173 nmSouthwest SW
DoualaFri 9:08 AM416 km258 miles224 nmWest W
BamendaFri 9:08 AM418 km260 miles226 nmWest-northwest WNW
BataFri 9:08 AM479 km298 miles259 nmWest-southwest WSW
MalaboFri 9:08 AM518 km322 miles279 nmWest W
BimboFri 9:08 AM550 km342 miles297 nmEast E
BanguiFri 9:08 AM568 km353 miles307 nmEast E
MoundouFri 9:08 AM571 km355 miles309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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