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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 2:12 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' South, Longitude: 40° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.66 meters/second, 1500.0 km/hour, 932.0 miles/hour or 809.9 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' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 24' 56.2"931.74 miwest0° 02' 07.3"2.43 minorth931.85 mi
24 hours13° 48' 08.5"892.13 mieast1° 26' 44.4"99.45 minorth901.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToliaraSat 5:58 PM397 km246 miles214 nmSoutheast SE
BeiraSat 4:58 PM642 km399 miles347 nmWest W
FianarantsoaSat 5:58 PM647 km402 miles349 nmEast E
AntsirabeSat 5:58 PM651 km405 miles352 nmEast E
NampulaSat 4:58 PM661 km411 miles357 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSat 5:58 PM727 km452 miles393 nmEast-northeast ENE
ToamasinaSat 5:58 PM943 km586 miles509 nmEast-northeast ENE
FomboniSat 5:58 PM999 km621 miles539 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MamoutzouSat 5:58 PM1008 km627 miles545 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaputoSat 4:58 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmSouthwest SW
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