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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 9:28:00 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 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 51' North, Longitude: 5° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.60 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.69 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miSouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 21.9"1001.13 miWest0° 12' 05.5"13.85 miSouth1001.34 mi
24 hours12° 00' 51.3"829.16 miEast4° 57' 54.3"341.14 miSouth897.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San PédroFri 9:28 AM150 km93 miles81 nmNorthwest NW
DivoFri 9:28 AM221 km137 miles119 nmNorth N
HarperFri 9:28 AM239 km149 miles129 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbidjanFri 9:28 AM241 km150 miles130 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroFri 9:28 AM330 km205 miles178 nmNorth N
DaloaFri 9:28 AM346 km215 miles187 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéFri 9:28 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNorth N
ManFri 9:28 AM448 km278 miles242 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DabakalaFri 9:28 AM516 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KumasiFri 9:28 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNortheast NE

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