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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 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 57° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.53 meters/second, 1499.5 km/hour, 931.8 miles/hour or 809.7 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' 53.4"931.52 miwest0° 01' 58.0"2.25 minorth931.62 mi
24 hours13° 49' 33.1"893.48 mieast1° 23' 13.8"95.43 minorth902.58 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 5:48 PM84 km52 miles45 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSat 5:48 PM207 km128 miles112 nmWest W
Saint-PierreSat 5:48 PM209 km130 miles113 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-PaulSat 5:48 PM225 km140 miles122 nmWest W
ToamasinaSat 4:48 PM897 km557 miles484 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoSat 4:48 PM1062 km660 miles573 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 5:48 PM1816 km1128 miles980 nmNorth N
MoroniSat 4:48 PM1825 km1134 miles985 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSat 7:48 PM2205 km1370 miles1190 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamSat 4:48 PM2501 km1554 miles1351 nmNorthwest NW
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