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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: 22%

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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' South, Longitude: 49° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.86 meters/second, 1497.1 km/hour, 930.3 miles/hour or 808.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.51 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 23' 33.0"930.03 miwest0° 00' 53.5"1.02 minorth930.07 mi
24 hours14° 20' 29.4"926.73 mieast1° 00' 19.4"69.17 minorth932.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FianarantsoaFri 3:14 PM226 km141 miles122 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeFri 3:14 PM254 km158 miles137 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoFri 3:14 PM283 km176 miles153 nmNorthwest NW
ToamasinaFri 3:14 PM308 km191 miles166 nmNorth N
ToliaraFri 3:14 PM630 km392 miles340 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisFri 4:14 PM651 km405 miles352 nmEast E
MahajangaFri 3:14 PM651 km405 miles352 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisFri 4:14 PM870 km541 miles470 nmEast E
MamoutzouFri 3:14 PM995 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniFri 3:14 PM1202 km747 miles649 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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