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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: 36%

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 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' South, Longitude: 43° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.00 meters/second, 1497.6 km/hour, 930.6 miles/hour or 808.6 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' 01.5"0.03 misouth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 24' 18.4"930.33 miwest0° 01' 24.0"1.61 misouth930.26 mi
24 hours14° 11' 24.4"916.45 mieast0° 05' 26.8"6.24 minorth916.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToliaraFri 4:48 PM263 km164 miles142 nmSouth S
FianarantsoaFri 4:48 PM402 km250 miles217 nmEast E
AntsirabeFri 4:48 PM415 km258 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoFri 4:48 PM503 km313 miles272 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaFri 4:48 PM668 km415 miles361 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToamasinaFri 4:48 PM719 km447 miles388 nmEast-northeast ENE
NampulaFri 3:48 PM777 km483 miles419 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BeiraFri 3:48 PM887 km551 miles479 nmWest W
MamoutzouFri 4:48 PM935 km581 miles505 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FomboniFri 4:48 PM967 km601 miles522 nmNorth N
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