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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: 12%

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 Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 22' South, Longitude: 84° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.17 meters/second, 1501.8 km/hour, 933.2 miles/hour or 810.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.55 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 misouth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 23' 03.6"932.95 miwest0° 03' 13.3"3.69 misouth932.79 mi
24 hours14° 44' 24.3"956.01 mieast0° 35' 48.2"41.06 misouth955.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 2:46 PM1932 km1200 miles1043 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandThu 1:46 PM2040 km1268 miles1102 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisThu 12:46 PM2802 km1741 miles1513 nmWest W
JakartaThu 3:46 PM2893 km1797 miles1562 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleThu 1:46 PM2961 km1840 miles1599 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisThu 12:46 PM3008 km1869 miles1624 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 2:16 PM3053 km1897 miles1648 nmNorth N
SingaporeThu 4:46 PM3203 km1990 miles1730 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurThu 4:46 PM3217 km1999 miles1737 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 4:46 PM3387 km2104 miles1829 nmEast-southeast ESE
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