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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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 25' South, Longitude: 69° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.03 meters/second, 1501.3 km/hour, 932.9 miles/hour or 810.6 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' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 23' 03.2"932.62 miwest0° 03' 04.3"3.52 misouth932.47 mi
24 hours14° 44' 02.9"955.29 mieast0° 32' 11.9"36.92 misouth954.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisThu 1:46 PM1302 km809 miles703 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 3:46 PM1472 km914 miles795 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisThu 1:46 PM1512 km940 miles816 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandThu 2:46 PM2062 km1281 miles1114 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VictoriaThu 1:46 PM2349 km1460 miles1269 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoThu 12:46 PM2357 km1465 miles1273 nmWest W
MaleThu 2:46 PM2748 km1707 miles1484 nmNorth N
MoroniThu 12:46 PM3006 km1868 miles1623 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 2:46 PM3210 km1995 miles1733 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 3:16 PM3211 km1995 miles1734 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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