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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: 24%

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 Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 24' South, Longitude: 87° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.46 meters/second, 1513.7 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.68 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 24' 35.4"940.30 miwest0° 05' 18.5"6.09 misouth940.06 mi
24 hours14° 14' 47.7"929.65 mieast1° 29' 33.0"102.68 misouth930.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 3:46 PM2074 km1288 miles1120 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandThu 2:46 PM2239 km1391 miles1209 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaThu 4:46 PM2590 km1609 miles1398 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungThu 4:46 PM2612 km1623 miles1410 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeThu 5:46 PM2930 km1821 miles1582 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurThu 5:46 PM2960 km1840 miles1599 nmNortheast NE
MaleThu 2:46 PM3002 km1865 miles1621 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 3:16 PM3012 km1872 miles1626 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisThu 1:46 PM3099 km1926 miles1673 nmWest W
PerthThu 5:46 PM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmEast-southeast ESE
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