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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 47' South
Longitude: 46° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.86 meters/second, 1579.9 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.36 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.5"981.54 miwest0° 11' 27.8"13.13 misouth981.32 mi
24 hours13° 39' 37.2"928.30 mieast4° 14' 26.0"291.53 misouth965.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MutsamuduMon 11:28 AM236 km147 miles127 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouMon 11:28 AM238 km148 miles129 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniMon 11:28 AM314 km195 miles170 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirananaMon 11:28 AM390 km242 miles211 nmEast-southeast ESE
MahajangaMon 11:28 AM547 km340 miles295 nmSouth S
Dar es SalaamMon 11:28 AM864 km537 miles466 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaMon 10:28 AM879 km546 miles474 nmSouthwest SW
ToamasinaMon 11:28 AM891 km554 miles481 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Zanzibar CityMon 11:28 AM912 km567 miles492 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoMon 11:28 AM913 km567 miles493 nmSouth S
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