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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: 48%

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 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 47° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.60 meters/second, 1499.8 km/hour, 931.9 miles/hour or 809.8 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' 02.0"0.04 minorth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 24' 55.0"931.68 miwest0° 02' 03.3"2.36 minorth931.79 mi
24 hours13° 48' 44.3"892.74 mieast1° 25' 16.3"97.77 minorth902.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FianarantsoaSat 5:28 PM99 km61 miles53 nmSouthwest SW
AntsirabeSat 5:28 PM141 km88 miles76 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSat 5:28 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNorth N
ToamasinaSat 5:28 PM346 km215 miles187 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToliaraSat 5:28 PM508 km316 miles274 nmWest-southwest WSW
MahajangaSat 5:28 PM594 km369 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisSat 6:28 PM793 km493 miles428 nmEast E
MamoutzouSat 5:28 PM939 km584 miles507 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisSat 6:28 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmEast E
MoroniSat 5:28 PM1129 km702 miles610 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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