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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 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' South, Longitude: 55° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.89 meters/second, 1500.8 km/hour, 932.6 miles/hour or 810.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.54 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 23' 03.1"932.25 miwest0° 02' 55.5"3.35 misouth932.10 mi
24 hours14° 43' 39.3"954.49 mieast0° 28' 39.9"32.87 misouth953.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-DenisThu 2:46 PM61 km38 miles33 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-PaulThu 2:46 PM84 km52 miles46 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-PierreThu 2:46 PM104 km65 miles56 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisThu 2:46 PM176 km109 miles95 nmEast E
ToamasinaThu 1:46 PM723 km450 miles391 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoThu 1:46 PM889 km553 miles480 nmWest W
AntsirabeThu 1:46 PM923 km574 miles498 nmWest W
MoroniThu 1:46 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaThu 2:46 PM1753 km1089 miles947 nmNorth N
Diego GarciaThu 4:46 PM2303 km1431 miles1243 nmNortheast NE

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