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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 = Friday, October 19, 2012 at 12:24:00 PM.

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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: 22%

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 Friday, October 19, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 47° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.87 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"15.50 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miNorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 23' 33.4"929.98 miWest0° 00' 54.8"1.05 miNorth930.03 mi
24 hours14° 20' 17.4"926.47 miEast1° 00' 48.9"69.73 miNorth932.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FianarantsoaFri 3:24 PM59 km36 miles32 nmSouth S
AntsirabeFri 3:24 PM117 km73 miles63 nmNorth N
AntananarivoFri 3:24 PM228 km142 miles123 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToamasinaFri 3:24 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNortheast NE
ToliaraFri 3:24 PM442 km274 miles238 nmSouthwest SW
MahajangaFri 3:24 PM581 km361 miles314 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisFri 4:24 PM873 km542 miles471 nmEast E
MamoutzouFri 3:24 PM922 km573 miles498 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduFri 3:24 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FomboniFri 3:24 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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