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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 10:46:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Thu 2:46 PM797 km496 miles431 nmEast E
AntananarivoThu 1:46 PM889 km552 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

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