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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: 59%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 27' South, Longitude: 56° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.08 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 941.9 miles/hour or 818.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.70 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.7"941.68 miwest0° 05' 08.5"5.89 minorth941.94 mi
24 hours13° 13' 44.2"862.96 mieast2° 33' 27.7"175.90 minorth887.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSun 6:48 PM106 km66 miles57 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-DenisSun 6:48 PM214 km133 miles116 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-PaulSun 6:48 PM237 km147 miles128 nmSouthwest SW
ToamasinaSun 5:48 PM796 km494 miles430 nmWest W
AntananarivoSun 5:48 PM981 km609 miles530 nmWest W
VictoriaSun 6:48 PM1647 km1023 miles889 nmNorth N
MoroniSun 5:48 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSun 8:48 PM2153 km1338 miles1162 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamSun 5:48 PM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweSun 4:48 PM2529 km1572 miles1366 nmWest W

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