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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 1:58:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 47%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 55° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.55 meters/second, 1499.6 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' 53.7"931.49 miWest0° 01' 59.1"2.28 miNorth931.60 mi
24 hours13° 49' 22.3"893.26 miEast1° 23' 41.1"95.95 miNorth902.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-PaulSat 5:58 PM11 km7 miles6 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSat 5:58 PM16 km10 miles9 nmEast-northeast ENE
Saint-PierreSat 5:58 PM51 km31 miles27 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisSat 5:58 PM243 km151 miles131 nmEast-northeast ENE
ToamasinaSat 4:58 PM690 km429 miles373 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoSat 4:58 PM844 km524 miles456 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 5:58 PM859 km534 miles464 nmEast E
AntsirabeSat 4:58 PM871 km541 miles470 nmWest W
MoroniSat 4:58 PM1641 km1020 miles886 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaSat 5:58 PM1802 km1120 miles973 nmNorth N

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