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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: 47%

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 Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 13:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 59° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.51 meters/second, 1499.4 km/hour, 931.7 miles/hour or 809.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.53 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 minorth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 24' 52.9"931.48 miwest0° 01' 56.6"2.23 minorth931.58 mi
24 hours13° 49' 45.3"893.67 mieast1° 22' 43.3"94.85 minorth902.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSat 5:38 PM258 km160 miles139 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSat 5:38 PM456 km284 miles246 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 4:38 PM1309 km813 miles707 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 5:38 PM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSat 7:38 PM2024 km1257 miles1093 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 4:38 PM2043 km1269 miles1103 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 6:38 PM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamSat 4:38 PM2709 km1683 miles1463 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaputoSat 3:38 PM2835 km1762 miles1531 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweSat 3:38 PM2869 km1783 miles1549 nmWest-northwest WNW
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