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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 10:28:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 19' South, Longitude: 8° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.01 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.70 miwest0° 00' 12.5"0.24 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 24.6"1002.03 miwest0° 12' 39.1"14.49 misouth1002.09 mi
24 hours12° 28' 31.8"862.71 mieast5° 02' 49.0"346.78 misouth927.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarperSat 10:28 AM631 km392 miles341 nmNorth N
San PédroSat 10:28 AM690 km429 miles373 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSat 10:28 AM863 km537 miles466 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSat 10:28 AM897 km557 miles484 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KakataSat 10:28 AM904 km562 miles488 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DaloaSat 10:28 AM925 km575 miles499 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GbarngaSat 10:28 AM932 km579 miles503 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSat 10:28 AM953 km592 miles515 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManSat 10:28 AM968 km601 miles523 nmNorth N
NzérékoréSat 10:28 AM1007 km625 miles544 nmNorth N

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