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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 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 55' South
Longitude: 55° 02' 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"931.56 miwest0° 01' 59.3"2.28 minorth931.66 mi
24 hours13° 49' 20.9"893.30 mieast1° 23' 44.6"96.02 minorth902.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-DenisSat 5:58 PM44 km27 miles24 nmEast E
Saint-PierreSat 5:58 PM66 km41 miles36 nmSoutheast SE
Port LouisSat 5:58 PM270 km168 miles146 nmEast-northeast ENE
ToamasinaSat 4:58 PM665 km413 miles359 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoSat 4:58 PM817 km508 miles441 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeSat 4:58 PM843 km524 miles455 nmWest W
MoroniSat 4:58 PM1616 km1004 miles872 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaSat 5:58 PM1803 km1120 miles973 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamSat 4:58 PM2305 km1432 miles1244 nmNorthwest NW
MaputoSat 3:58 PM2358 km1465 miles1273 nmWest-southwest WSW
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