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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: 7%

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 07:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 39' South, Longitude: 37° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.17 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.71 miwest0° 00' 12.5"0.24 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 33.4"1002.40 miwest0° 12' 37.3"14.46 misouth1002.48 mi
24 hours12° 24' 28.1"858.20 mieast5° 03' 17.1"347.31 misouth924.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NairobiSat 10:18 AM128 km80 miles69 nmWest-southwest WSW
NakuruSat 10:18 AM195 km121 miles105 nmWest-northwest WNW
GarissaSat 10:18 AM208 km129 miles112 nmEast E
ArushaSat 10:18 AM326 km202 miles176 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MombasaSat 10:18 AM430 km267 miles232 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MbaleSat 10:18 AM445 km277 miles240 nmWest-northwest WNW
KismayoSat 10:18 AM530 km330 miles286 nmEast E
MwanzaSat 10:18 AM581 km361 miles314 nmWest-southwest WSW
KampalaSat 10:18 AM589 km366 miles318 nmWest W
EntebbeSat 10:18 AM598 km372 miles323 nmWest W
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