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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 these coordinates:
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
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
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
Saint-DenisFri 4:14 PM651 km405 miles352 nmEast E
Port LouisFri 4:14 PM870 km541 miles470 nmEast E
MamoutzouFri 3:14 PM995 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniFri 3:14 PM1201 km746 miles649 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaputoFri 2:14 PM1785 km1109 miles964 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweFri 2:14 PM1808 km1123 miles976 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamFri 3:14 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmNorthwest NW

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