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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: 61%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, August 24, 2012 at 1:54 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 1:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 21' South, Longitude: 73° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.17 meters/second, 1494.6 km/hour, 928.7 miles/hour or 807.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.48 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 24' 33.2"928.38 miwest0° 00' 37.5"0.72 misouth928.34 mi
24 hours14° 07' 32.7"910.13 mieast0° 23' 50.5"27.34 minorth911.76 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 7:48 PM1554 km965 miles839 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 5:48 PM1648 km1024 miles890 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSat 5:48 PM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandSat 6:48 PM1869 km1162 miles1009 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VictoriaSat 5:48 PM2671 km1659 miles1442 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSat 4:48 PM2704 km1680 miles1460 nmWest W
MaleSat 6:48 PM2824 km1755 miles1525 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisSat 6:48 PM3118 km1938 miles1684 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 7:18 PM3207 km1993 miles1731 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSat 4:48 PM3370 km2094 miles1820 nmWest-northwest WNW

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