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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 = Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 12:26:00 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: 8%

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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 47' North, Longitude: 137° 19' East

The ground speed is currently 448.31 meters/second, 1613.9 kilometres/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.71 miWest0° 00' 12.4"0.24 miSouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 50.7"1002.71 miWest0° 12' 30.8"14.33 miSouth1002.83 mi
24 hours12° 16' 12.2"848.65 miEast5° 03' 09.8"347.17 miSouth916.37 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariSat 9:26 AM406 km252 miles219 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSat 9:26 AM526 km327 miles284 nmSoutheast SE
KororSat 9:26 AM791 km492 miles427 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokSat 9:26 AM801 km498 miles432 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColoniaSat 10:26 AM970 km603 miles524 nmNorth N
ManadoSat 8:26 AM1392 km865 miles751 nmWest W
General SantosSat 8:26 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoSat 8:26 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbySat 10:26 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmSoutheast SE
GorontaloSat 8:26 AM1588 km987 miles857 nmWest W

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