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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 2:58:00 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: 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 is currently 416.66 meters/second, 1500.0 kilometres/hour, 932.0 miles/hour or 809.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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.

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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 PM729 km453 miles393 nmEast-northeast ENE
BlantyreSat 4:58 PM839 km521 miles453 nmNorthwest NW
ZombaSat 4:58 PM845 km525 miles456 nmNorthwest NW
PembaSat 4:58 PM877 km545 miles473 nmNorth N
MutareSat 4:58 PM887 km551 miles479 nmWest-northwest WNW

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