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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 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 05' North, Longitude: 11° 02' 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"1000.96 miwest0° 12' 03.0"13.80 misouth1001.18 mi
24 hours11° 59' 49.8"827.81 mieast4° 57' 14.3"340.41 misouth896.47 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 AM60 km37 miles32 nmEast-southeast ESE
DoualaFri 9:18 AM147 km91 miles79 nmWest W
EbebiyínFri 9:18 AM216 km134 miles117 nmSouth S
BamendaFri 9:18 AM229 km142 miles124 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalaboFri 9:18 AM250 km155 miles135 nmWest W
BataFri 9:18 AM283 km176 miles153 nmSouth-southwest SSW
UyoFri 9:18 AM360 km224 miles194 nmWest-northwest WNW
LibrevilleFri 9:18 AM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port HarcourtFri 9:18 AM453 km282 miles245 nmWest W
OwerriFri 9:18 AM469 km292 miles253 nmWest-northwest WNW
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