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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 7:28:00 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: 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 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 41' South, Longitude: 35° 22' 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"1002.38 miWest0° 12' 37.4"14.46 miSouth1002.46 mi
24 hours12° 24' 40.7"858.44 miEast5° 03' 16.1"347.29 miSouth924.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NakuruSat 10:28 AM89 km55 miles48 nmEast-northeast ENE
KisumuSat 10:28 AM95 km59 miles51 nmNorthwest NW
NairobiSat 10:28 AM174 km108 miles94 nmEast-southeast ESE
MbaleSat 10:28 AM236 km147 miles127 nmNorthwest NW
KampalaSat 10:28 AM330 km205 miles178 nmWest-northwest WNW
ArushaSat 10:28 AM331 km206 miles179 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EntebbeSat 10:28 AM334 km208 miles181 nmWest-northwest WNW
MwanzaSat 10:28 AM341 km212 miles184 nmSouthwest SW
LiraSat 10:28 AM426 km265 miles230 nmNorthwest NW
GarissaSat 10:28 AM476 km296 miles257 nmEast E

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