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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, September 21, 2012 at 12:24:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 35%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 21, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 58' South, Longitude: 63° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.10 meters/second, 1498.0 km/hour, 930.8 miles/hour or 808.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.51 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miSouth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 24' 17.7"930.48 miWest0° 01' 36.2"1.84 miSouth930.40 mi
24 hours14° 12' 10.8"917.45 miEast0° 00' 39.4"0.76 miNorth917.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Fri 4:24 PM145 km90 miles78 nmNorth N
Port LouisFri 4:24 PM651 km404 miles351 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 4:24 PM856 km532 miles462 nmWest W
AntananarivoFri 3:24 PM1706 km1060 miles921 nmWest W
Diego GarciaFri 6:24 PM1780 km1106 miles961 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaFri 4:24 PM2016 km1253 miles1088 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandFri 5:24 PM2296 km1426 miles1239 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniFri 3:24 PM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleFri 5:24 PM2981 km1853 miles1610 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamFri 3:24 PM3059 km1901 miles1652 nmWest-northwest WNW

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