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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: 85%

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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 40' South, Longitude: 35° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.87 meters/second, 1619.5 km/hour, 1006.3 miles/hour or 874.5 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' 54.3"1006.33 miwest0° 11' 18.9"12.96 minorth1006.43 mi
24 hours10° 45' 41.3"744.38 mieast4° 28' 23.3"307.36 minorth804.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KisumuThu 9:24 PM78 km48 miles42 nmNorthwest NW
NakuruThu 9:24 PM110 km69 miles60 nmEast-northeast ENE
NairobiThu 9:24 PM197 km122 miles106 nmEast-southeast ESE
MbaleThu 9:24 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KampalaThu 9:24 PM306 km190 miles165 nmWest-northwest WNW
EntebbeThu 9:24 PM310 km193 miles168 nmWest-northwest WNW
MwanzaThu 9:24 PM323 km201 miles174 nmSouthwest SW
ArushaThu 9:24 PM344 km214 miles186 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LiraThu 9:24 PM409 km254 miles221 nmNorthwest NW
GuluThu 9:24 PM497 km309 miles268 nmNorthwest NW
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