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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 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' South, Longitude: 55° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.89 meters/second, 1500.8 km/hour, 932.5 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"932.24 miwest0° 02' 55.4"3.35 misouth932.10 mi
24 hours14° 43' 38.8"954.47 mieast0° 28' 35.8"32.79 misouth953.54 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 PM47 km29 miles26 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-PaulThu 2:46 PM68 km42 miles37 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-PierreThu 2:46 PM97 km60 miles53 nmSouth S
Port LouisThu 2:46 PM204 km126 miles110 nmEast E
ToamasinaThu 1:46 PM697 km433 miles376 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoThu 1:46 PM862 km536 miles465 nmWest W
AntsirabeThu 1:46 PM895 km556 miles483 nmWest W
MoroniThu 1:46 PM1635 km1016 miles883 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaThu 2:46 PM1753 km1089 miles947 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamThu 1:46 PM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmNorthwest NW

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