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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 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 07:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 40' South
Longitude: 37° 31' 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' 33.3"1002.47 miwest0° 12' 37.3"14.46 misouth1002.55 mi
24 hours12° 24' 29.5"858.29 mieast5° 03' 16.9"347.34 misouth924.47 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 AM104 km65 miles56 nmSouthwest SW
NakuruSat 10:18 AM165 km103 miles89 nmWest-northwest WNW
ArushaSat 10:18 AM315 km196 miles170 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MombasaSat 10:18 AM445 km277 miles240 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MwanzaSat 10:18 AM553 km344 miles299 nmWest-southwest WSW
KampalaSat 10:18 AM560 km348 miles302 nmWest W
EntebbeSat 10:18 AM568 km353 miles307 nmWest W
LiraSat 10:18 AM606 km377 miles327 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zanzibar CitySat 10:18 AM636 km395 miles344 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DodomaSat 10:18 AM641 km398 miles346 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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