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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 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 25' South, Longitude: 67° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.01 meters/second, 1501.2 km/hour, 932.8 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"932.51 miwest0° 03' 02.9"3.50 misouth932.36 mi
24 hours14° 43' 59.5"955.11 mieast0° 31' 39.9"36.31 misouth954.15 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 1:56 PM1079 km671 miles583 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 1:56 PM1290 km802 miles697 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 3:56 PM1530 km951 miles826 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoThu 12:56 PM2135 km1327 miles1153 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandThu 2:56 PM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VictoriaThu 1:56 PM2203 km1369 miles1189 nmNorthwest NW
MaleThu 2:56 PM2791 km1734 miles1507 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniThu 12:56 PM2796 km1738 miles1510 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 2:56 PM3216 km1999 miles1737 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 3:26 PM3298 km2049 miles1781 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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