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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 8:18:00 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: 6%

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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 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' 30.7"1002.30 miWest0° 12' 38.0"14.47 miSouth1002.37 mi
24 hours12° 25' 44.2"859.62 miEast5° 03' 10.4"347.19 miSouth925.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KisanganiSat 10:18 AM261 km162 miles141 nmNortheast NE
MbandakaSat 9:18 AM570 km354 miles308 nmWest W
Mbuji-MayiSat 10:18 AM582 km362 miles314 nmSouth S
BukavuSat 10:18 AM644 km400 miles348 nmEast-southeast ESE
ImpfondoSat 9:18 AM644 km400 miles348 nmWest-northwest WNW
GomaSat 10:18 AM664 km413 miles358 nmEast E
TshikapaSat 10:18 AM674 km419 miles364 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RuhengeriSat 10:18 AM710 km441 miles383 nmEast E
BujumburaSat 10:18 AM730 km453 miles394 nmEast-southeast ESE
GitaramaSat 10:18 AM731 km454 miles395 nmEast E

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