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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 9:38:00 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 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 49' North, Longitude: 8° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.62 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' 21.6"1001.17 miWest0° 12' 05.9"13.86 miSouth1001.38 mi
24 hours12° 01' 00.3"829.37 miEast4° 58' 00.0"341.25 miSouth898.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarperFri 9:38 AM71 km44 miles38 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San PédroFri 9:38 AM186 km116 miles101 nmEast-northeast ENE
DivoFri 9:38 AM372 km231 miles201 nmNortheast NE
DaloaFri 9:38 AM381 km237 miles206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GbarngaFri 9:38 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KakataFri 9:38 AM394 km245 miles213 nmNorthwest NW
ManFri 9:38 AM401 km249 miles217 nmNorth N
MonroviaFri 9:38 AM412 km256 miles223 nmNorthwest NW
NzérékoréFri 9:38 AM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroFri 9:38 AM452 km281 miles244 nmNortheast NE

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