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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: 70%

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 Monday, September 24, 2012 at 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 53' South, Longitude: 70° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.06 meters/second, 1541.0 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"15.96 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 27' 46.4"957.38 miwest0° 07' 39.0"8.77 minorth957.74 mi
24 hours12° 34' 30.5"832.47 mieast3° 26' 37.1"236.79 minorth872.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 8:48 PM1088 km676 miles587 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisMon 6:48 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 6:48 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 6:48 PM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 7:48 PM2360 km1467 miles1275 nmNorth N
AntananarivoMon 5:48 PM2397 km1490 miles1294 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandMon 7:48 PM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 8:18 PM2845 km1768 miles1536 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 5:48 PM2940 km1827 miles1587 nmWest W
BangaloreMon 8:18 PM3404 km2115 miles1838 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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