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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: 5%

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 Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 28' South, Longitude: 54° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.34 meters/second, 1520.4 km/hour, 944.8 miles/hour or 821.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.75 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 23' 37.1"944.52 miwest0° 06' 30.2"7.46 misouth944.25 mi
24 hours14° 41' 24.2"963.96 mieast1° 57' 22.0"134.56 misouth967.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-DenisWed 1:48 PM276 km172 miles149 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisWed 1:48 PM341 km212 miles184 nmSoutheast SE
ToamasinaWed 12:48 PM570 km354 miles308 nmWest W
AntananarivoWed 12:48 PM769 km478 miles415 nmWest W
AntsirabeWed 12:48 PM831 km516 miles448 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniWed 12:48 PM1447 km899 miles782 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaWed 1:48 PM1533 km952 miles828 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamWed 12:48 PM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmNorthwest NW
Diego GarciaWed 3:48 PM2272 km1412 miles1227 nmEast-northeast ENE
LilongweWed 11:48 AM2299 km1429 miles1241 nmWest W
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