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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 60' South
Longitude: 30° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.08 meters/second, 1602.3 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.59 miwest0° 00' 12.4"0.24 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 28' 12.4"995.52 miwest0° 12' 28.8"14.30 misouth995.43 mi
24 hours13° 00' 43.9"895.22 mieast4° 49' 34.7"331.70 misouth949.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GitegaSun 10:38 AM294 km183 miles159 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BujumburaSun 10:38 AM323 km201 miles175 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MuyingaSun 10:38 AM349 km217 miles189 nmNorth N
ButareSun 10:38 AM388 km241 miles209 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukavuSun 10:38 AM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GitaramaSun 10:38 AM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RwamaganaSun 10:38 AM447 km278 miles241 nmNorth N
MbeyaSun 11:38 AM448 km278 miles242 nmSoutheast SE
KigaliSun 10:38 AM451 km280 miles244 nmNorth N
MwanzaSun 11:38 AM459 km285 miles248 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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