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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: 35%

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 Friday, September 21, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 58' South, Longitude: 63° 25' 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"930.54 miwest0° 01' 36.0"1.83 misouth930.46 mi
24 hours14° 12' 10.3"917.50 mieast0° 00' 43.2"0.83 minorth917.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisFri 4:24 PM623 km387 miles337 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 4:24 PM828 km515 miles447 nmWest W
AntananarivoFri 3:24 PM1679 km1043 miles906 nmWest W
Diego GarciaFri 6:24 PM1793 km1114 miles968 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaFri 4:24 PM2003 km1245 miles1082 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandFri 5:24 PM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniFri 3:24 PM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleFri 5:24 PM2992 km1859 miles1616 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamFri 3:24 PM3034 km1885 miles1638 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaputoFri 2:24 PM3190 km1982 miles1723 nmWest-southwest WSW
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