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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 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 13' South
Longitude: 42° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.28 meters/second, 1549.0 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.04 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 24' 55.7"962.31 miwest0° 09' 23.0"10.75 misouth962.01 mi
24 hours14° 17' 44.0"954.30 mieast3° 13' 51.7"222.20 misouth972.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MamoutzouTue 12:38 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduTue 12:38 PM375 km233 miles202 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NampulaTue 11:38 AM390 km243 miles211 nmWest W
MoroniTue 12:38 PM395 km245 miles213 nmNorth N
AntananarivoTue 12:38 PM641 km398 miles346 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeTue 12:38 PM677 km421 miles366 nmSoutheast SE
ToamasinaTue 12:38 PM767 km476 miles414 nmEast-southeast ESE
LilongweTue 11:38 AM992 km616 miles536 nmWest W
BeiraTue 11:38 AM996 km619 miles538 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dar es SalaamTue 12:38 PM1008 km627 miles544 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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