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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 00' South, Longitude: 52° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.39 meters/second, 1610.6 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.68 miwest0° 00' 12.6"0.24 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 29' 10.7"1000.73 miwest0° 12' 43.7"14.58 misouth1000.73 mi
24 hours12° 31' 19.1"865.03 mieast5° 00' 07.4"343.74 misouth927.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSun 12:28 PM341 km212 miles184 nmEast-southeast ESE
MogadishuSun 11:28 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniSun 11:28 AM1429 km888 miles771 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamSun 11:28 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmWest-southwest WSW
NairobiSun 11:28 AM1793 km1114 miles968 nmWest W
AntananarivoSun 11:28 AM1853 km1152 miles1001 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DodomaSun 11:28 AM1929 km1199 miles1042 nmWest W
DjiboutiSun 11:28 AM1938 km1204 miles1047 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdenSun 11:28 AM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisSun 12:28 PM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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