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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: 57%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 37' South
Longitude: 5° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.46 meters/second, 1567.7 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.24 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 29' 13.2"974.01 miwest0° 09' 21.8"10.73 minorth974.38 mi
24 hours11° 58' 51.1"805.55 mieast3° 59' 56.9"274.90 minorth856.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoMon 7:06 PM911 km566 miles492 nmEast E
LuandaMon 7:06 PM1028 km639 miles555 nmEast-northeast ENE
JamestownMon 6:06 PM1198 km744 miles647 nmWest-southwest WSW
KinshasaMon 7:06 PM1517 km942 miles819 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 7:06 PM1519 km944 miles820 nmNortheast NE
São ToméMon 6:06 PM1553 km965 miles839 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Mon 8:06 PM1604 km997 miles866 nmSoutheast SE
LibrevilleMon 7:06 PM1620 km1007 miles875 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboMon 7:06 PM1963 km1219 miles1060 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéMon 7:06 PM2056 km1277 miles1110 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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