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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 10:28:00 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: 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 is currently 448.01 meters/second, 1612.8 kilometres/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarperSat 10:28 AM631 km392 miles341 nmNorth N
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
NzérékoréSat 10:28 AM1007 km625 miles544 nmNorth N
Georgetown (Ascension Island)Sat 10:28 AM1012 km629 miles546 nmSouthwest SW
AccraSat 10:28 AM1161 km721 miles627 nmNortheast NE

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