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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 8:18:00 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 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 05' North, Longitude: 11° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.49 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.9 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' 23.9"1000.89 miWest0° 12' 03.0"13.80 miSouth1001.11 mi
24 hours11° 59' 48.9"827.73 miEast4° 57' 13.6"340.37 miSouth896.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YaoundéFri 9:18 AM35 km22 miles19 nmSoutheast SE
DoualaFri 9:18 AM177 km110 miles96 nmWest W
EbebiyínFri 9:18 AM214 km133 miles116 nmSouth S
BamendaFri 9:18 AM243 km151 miles131 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BertouaFri 9:18 AM270 km168 miles146 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboFri 9:18 AM282 km175 miles152 nmWest W
BataFri 9:18 AM299 km186 miles162 nmSouthwest SW
AconibeFri 9:18 AM311 km193 miles168 nmSouth S
UyoFri 9:18 AM388 km241 miles210 nmWest-northwest WNW
NgaoundéréFri 9:18 AM437 km272 miles236 nmNortheast NE

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