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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 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 25' South
Longitude: 67° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.00 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"932.57 miwest0° 03' 02.8"3.49 misouth932.42 mi
24 hours14° 43' 59.0"955.17 mieast0° 31' 35.9"36.23 misouth954.21 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 PM1051 km653 miles568 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 1:56 PM1263 km785 miles682 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 3:56 PM1540 km957 miles832 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoThu 12:56 PM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandThu 2:56 PM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VictoriaThu 1:56 PM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniThu 12:56 PM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 2:56 PM2798 km1738 miles1511 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 2:56 PM3218 km2000 miles1738 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 3:26 PM3310 km2057 miles1787 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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