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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 08:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 05' South, Longitude: 54° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.57 meters/second, 1550.1 km/hour, 963.2 miles/hour or 837.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.05 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 24' 59.0"962.90 miwest0° 09' 28.1"10.85 misouth962.60 mi
24 hours14° 16' 37.8"953.60 mieast3° 16' 13.1"224.88 misouth972.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisTue 12:48 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisTue 12:48 PM644 km400 miles348 nmSouth S
ToamasinaTue 11:48 AM678 km421 miles366 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirananaTue 11:48 AM682 km424 miles368 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoTue 11:48 AM894 km555 miles483 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeTue 11:48 AM990 km615 miles534 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaTue 12:48 PM1158 km720 miles625 nmNorth N
MoroniTue 11:48 AM1316 km817 miles710 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamTue 11:48 AM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaTue 2:48 PM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmEast-northeast ENE

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