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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 13:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 59° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.52 meters/second, 1499.5 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' 53.0"931.49 miwest0° 01' 56.9"2.23 minorth931.59 mi
24 hours13° 49' 42.8"893.63 mieast1° 22' 49.4"94.96 minorth902.66 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 5:40 PM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSat 5:40 PM407 km253 miles219 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 4:40 PM1259 km782 miles680 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 5:40 PM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSat 4:40 PM1995 km1239 miles1077 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSat 7:40 PM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandSat 6:40 PM2564 km1593 miles1385 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamSat 4:40 PM2667 km1657 miles1440 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaputoSat 3:40 PM2787 km1732 miles1505 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweSat 3:40 PM2820 km1752 miles1523 nmWest-northwest WNW
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