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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: 84%
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 Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 54' South
Longitude: 52° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.83 meters/second, 1619.4 km/hour, 1006.2 miles/hour or 874.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.77 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 32' 52.8"1006.24 miwest0° 11' 19.2"12.96 minorth1006.35 mi
24 hours10° 46' 05.1"744.80 mieast4° 28' 46.4"307.81 minorth805.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaThu 9:14 PM554 km344 miles299 nmSoutheast SE
MogadishuThu 8:14 PM822 km511 miles444 nmWest-northwest WNW
GalkayoThu 8:14 PM995 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniThu 8:14 PM1538 km956 miles831 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamThu 8:14 PM1569 km975 miles847 nmWest-southwest WSW
DjiboutiThu 8:14 PM1701 km1057 miles918 nmNorthwest NW
NairobiThu 8:14 PM1704 km1059 miles920 nmWest W
AdenThu 8:14 PM1710 km1063 miles923 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addis AbabaThu 8:14 PM1844 km1146 miles996 nmNorthwest NW
DodomaThu 8:14 PM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmWest-southwest WSW
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