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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 7:50:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 08' North, Longitude: 46° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.85 meters/second, 1583.5 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.40 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 32' 46.7"983.74 miWest0° 08' 57.0"10.25 miNorth983.52 mi
24 hours10° 59' 22.4"743.24 miEast3° 17' 41.1"226.51 miNorth772.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdenSun 10:50 PM214 km133 miles116 nmWest-northwest WNW
BosasoSun 10:50 PM272 km169 miles147 nmEast-southeast ESE
BerberaSun 10:50 PM273 km170 miles148 nmSouthwest SW
Ta'izzSun 10:50 PM346 km215 miles187 nmWest-northwest WNW
Al MukallaSun 10:50 PM364 km226 miles196 nmNortheast NE
ObockSun 10:50 PM387 km240 miles209 nmWest W
DjiboutiSun 10:50 PM407 km253 miles220 nmWest W
HargeisaSun 10:50 PM415 km258 miles224 nmSouthwest SW
TadjouraSun 10:50 PM433 km269 miles234 nmWest W
SanaSun 10:50 PM456 km283 miles246 nmNorthwest NW

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