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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 8:38:00 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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 56' South, Longitude: 18° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.11 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"16.70 miWest0° 00' 12.5"0.24 miSouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 29.6"1002.26 miWest0° 12' 38.2"14.47 miSouth1002.33 mi
24 hours12° 26' 09.6"860.09 miEast5° 03' 07.7"347.14 miSouth925.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MbandakaSat 9:38 AM112 km70 miles61 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ImpfondoSat 9:38 AM286 km178 miles154 nmNorth N
OuéssoSat 9:38 AM389 km242 miles210 nmNorthwest NW
BrazzavilleSat 9:38 AM510 km317 miles276 nmSouthwest SW
KinshasaSat 9:38 AM513 km319 miles277 nmSouthwest SW
FrancevilleSat 9:38 AM549 km341 miles296 nmWest W
BimboSat 9:38 AM574 km357 miles310 nmNorth N
BanguiSat 9:38 AM586 km364 miles317 nmNorth N
BerbératiSat 9:38 AM647 km402 miles349 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TshikapaSat 10:38 AM659 km410 miles356 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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