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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 15:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 22' South, Longitude: 44° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.12 meters/second, 1494.4 km/hour, 928.6 miles/hour or 806.9 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' 00.4"0.01 misouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 24' 33.4"928.33 miwest0° 00' 20.5"0.39 misouth928.31 mi
24 hours14° 06' 41.9"909.17 mieast0° 30' 32.9"35.03 minorth911.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToliaraSat 6:48 PM234 km146 miles126 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FianarantsoaSat 6:48 PM273 km169 miles147 nmEast E
AntsirabeSat 6:48 PM316 km196 miles170 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoSat 6:48 PM420 km261 miles227 nmNortheast NE
ToamasinaSat 6:48 PM629 km391 miles340 nmNortheast NE
MahajangaSat 6:48 PM655 km407 miles354 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NampulaSat 5:48 PM884 km549 miles477 nmNorthwest NW
MamoutzouSat 6:48 PM954 km593 miles515 nmNorth N
BeiraSat 5:48 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmWest W
MutsamuduSat 6:48 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorth N
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