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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 17:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 50' South, Longitude: 47° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.84 meters/second, 1619.4 km/hour, 1006.3 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' 53.3"1006.27 miwest0° 11' 19.1"12.96 minorth1006.37 mi
24 hours10° 45' 58.2"744.68 mieast4° 28' 40.0"307.68 minorth805.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuThu 8:34 PM384 km239 miles207 nmNorthwest NW
KismayoThu 8:34 PM529 km329 miles286 nmWest W
GalkayoThu 8:34 PM841 km522 miles454 nmNorth N
GarissaThu 8:34 PM851 km529 miles459 nmWest W
MombasaThu 8:34 PM917 km570 miles495 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaThu 9:34 PM1001 km622 miles540 nmEast-southeast ESE
Dar es SalaamThu 8:34 PM1107 km688 miles598 nmSouthwest SW
NairobiThu 8:34 PM1165 km724 miles629 nmWest W
MoroniThu 8:34 PM1280 km796 miles691 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DodomaThu 8:34 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmWest-southwest WSW
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