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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: 6%

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 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 52' South, Longitude: 23° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.12 meters/second, 1613.2 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 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' 30.6"1002.37 miwest0° 12' 38.0"14.47 misouth1002.44 mi
24 hours12° 25' 45.6"859.71 mieast5° 03' 10.3"347.21 misouth925.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BoendeSat 9:18 AM247 km154 miles134 nmWest-northwest WNW
KisanganiSat 10:18 AM286 km178 miles155 nmEast-northeast ENE
MbandakaSat 9:18 AM541 km336 miles292 nmWest W
Mbuji-MayiSat 10:18 AM584 km363 miles315 nmSouth S
ImpfondoSat 9:18 AM617 km383 miles333 nmWest-northwest WNW
TshikapaSat 10:18 AM662 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BukavuSat 10:18 AM673 km418 miles363 nmEast-southeast ESE
RuhengeriSat 10:18 AM739 km459 miles399 nmEast E
BujumburaSat 10:18 AM756 km470 miles408 nmEast-southeast ESE
GitaramaSat 10:18 AM760 km472 miles411 nmEast E
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