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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: 21%

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 Friday, October 19, 2012 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 57' South, Longitude: 84° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.74 meters/second, 1496.7 km/hour, 930.0 miles/hour or 808.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.50 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 23' 27.3"929.70 miwest0° 00' 31.8"0.61 minorth929.72 mi
24 hours14° 23' 43.8"929.99 mieast0° 52' 05.8"59.73 minorth934.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Amsterdam IslandFri 2:46 PM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaFri 3:46 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisFri 1:46 PM2834 km1761 miles1530 nmWest W
JakartaFri 4:46 PM2894 km1799 miles1563 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleFri 2:46 PM3036 km1886 miles1639 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisFri 1:46 PM3038 km1887 miles1640 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 3:16 PM3123 km1941 miles1686 nmNorth N
SingaporeFri 5:46 PM3226 km2004 miles1742 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 5:46 PM3247 km2017 miles1753 nmNortheast NE
PerthFri 5:46 PM3324 km2065 miles1795 nmEast-southeast ESE

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