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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: 75%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, July 26, 2012 at 8:56 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, August 2, 2012 at 3:28 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 02' South, Longitude: 74° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.87 meters/second, 1497.1 km/hour, 930.3 miles/hour or 808.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.51 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 24' 05.9"930.00 miwest0° 03' 04.5"3.53 misouth929.85 mi
24 hours14° 27' 48.6"933.99 mieast0° 33' 29.9"38.42 misouth933.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 8:48 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 6:48 PM1811 km1125 miles978 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandSat 7:48 PM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSat 6:48 PM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 6:48 PM2774 km1723 miles1498 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 7:48 PM2791 km1735 miles1507 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSat 5:48 PM2867 km1782 miles1548 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 8:18 PM3137 km1949 miles1694 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisSat 7:48 PM3169 km1969 miles1711 nmSouth S
MoroniSat 5:48 PM3517 km2186 miles1899 nmWest-northwest WNW
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