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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: 62%

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 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 22' South, Longitude: 61° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.14 meters/second, 1494.5 km/hour, 928.6 miles/hour or 807.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.48 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 24' 33.3"928.39 miwest0° 00' 30.5"0.58 misouth928.36 mi
24 hours14° 07' 12.4"909.77 mieast0° 26' 38.5"30.55 minorth911.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSat 6:38 PM414 km257 miles224 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSat 6:38 PM607 km377 miles328 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 5:38 PM1462 km909 miles790 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 6:38 PM1956 km1215 miles1056 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSat 8:38 PM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 5:38 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 7:38 PM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamSat 5:38 PM2861 km1778 miles1545 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaputoSat 4:38 PM2964 km1842 miles1601 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweSat 4:38 PM3024 km1879 miles1633 nmWest W
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