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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 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 22' South, Longitude: 58° 52' 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"928.38 miwest0° 00' 29.0"0.56 misouth928.35 mi
24 hours14° 07' 08.3"909.69 mieast0° 27' 11.9"31.19 minorth911.62 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 6:48 PM195 km121 miles105 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-DenisSat 6:48 PM359 km223 miles194 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 5:48 PM1217 km756 miles657 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 6:48 PM1888 km1173 miles1020 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSat 5:48 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSat 8:48 PM2129 km1323 miles1150 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandSat 7:48 PM2560 km1591 miles1382 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamSat 5:48 PM2651 km1647 miles1432 nmNorthwest NW
MaputoSat 4:48 PM2724 km1693 miles1471 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweSat 4:48 PM2780 km1728 miles1501 nmWest-northwest WNW
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