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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 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 42' South, Longitude: 35° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.16 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' 32.8"1002.45 miwest0° 12' 37.4"14.46 misouth1002.53 mi
24 hours12° 24' 42.1"858.53 mieast5° 03' 15.9"347.32 misouth924.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KisumuSat 10:28 AM77 km48 miles41 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NakuruSat 10:28 AM116 km72 miles63 nmEast-northeast ENE
NairobiSat 10:28 AM202 km125 miles109 nmEast-southeast ESE
MbaleSat 10:28 AM221 km137 miles119 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KampalaSat 10:28 AM302 km188 miles163 nmWest-northwest WNW
EntebbeSat 10:28 AM305 km190 miles165 nmWest-northwest WNW
MwanzaSat 10:28 AM317 km197 miles171 nmSouthwest SW
ArushaSat 10:28 AM345 km214 miles186 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LiraSat 10:28 AM407 km253 miles220 nmNorthwest NW
MbararaSat 10:28 AM494 km307 miles267 nmWest W
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