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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 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 14' South, Longitude: 40° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.22 meters/second, 1548.8 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 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' 55.1"962.18 miwest0° 09' 22.0"10.73 misouth961.88 mi
24 hours14° 17' 57.1"954.43 mieast3° 13' 23.4"221.66 misouth972.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaTue 11:48 AM133 km82 miles72 nmWest W
MoroniTue 12:48 PM500 km311 miles270 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduTue 12:48 PM543 km337 miles293 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouTue 12:48 PM580 km360 miles313 nmEast-northeast ENE
BlantyreTue 11:48 AM591 km368 miles319 nmWest W
MahajangaTue 12:48 PM627 km390 miles339 nmEast E
LilongweTue 11:48 AM737 km458 miles398 nmWest W
BeiraTue 11:48 AM787 km489 miles425 nmSouthwest SW
AntananarivoTue 12:48 PM851 km529 miles460 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntsirabeTue 12:48 PM863 km536 miles466 nmSoutheast SE
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