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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 = Sunday, October 14, 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: 2%

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 Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 55' South, Longitude: 35° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.15 meters/second, 1602.5 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.59 miWest0° 00' 12.4"0.24 miSouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 28' 13.7"995.61 miWest0° 12' 29.3"14.30 miSouth995.52 mi
24 hours13° 00' 10.7"894.64 miEast4° 49' 55.8"332.08 miSouth949.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DodomaSun 11:18 AM28 km17 miles15 nmSouth S
ArushaSun 11:18 AM300 km186 miles162 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Zanzibar CitySun 11:18 AM385 km239 miles208 nmEast E
Dar es SalaamSun 11:18 AM407 km253 miles220 nmEast-southeast ESE
MbeyaSun 11:18 AM415 km258 miles224 nmSouthwest SW
MombasaSun 11:18 AM484 km301 miles261 nmEast-northeast ENE
KarongaSun 10:18 AM486 km302 miles262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MwanzaSun 11:18 AM489 km304 miles264 nmNorthwest NW
NairobiSun 11:18 AM527 km327 miles284 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NakuruSun 11:18 AM622 km386 miles336 nmNorth N

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