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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 12:34:00 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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 44° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.88 meters/second, 1497.2 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' 00.9"0.02 miNorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 23' 33.7"930.00 miWest0° 00' 56.3"1.08 miNorth930.05 mi
24 hours14° 20' 03.8"926.24 miEast1° 01' 22.0"70.36 miNorth932.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FianarantsoaFri 3:34 PM258 km161 miles140 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntsirabeFri 3:34 PM273 km170 miles148 nmEast-northeast ENE
ToliaraFri 3:34 PM288 km179 miles156 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntananarivoFri 3:34 PM373 km232 miles202 nmNortheast NE
ToamasinaFri 3:34 PM584 km363 miles315 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaFri 3:34 PM601 km373 miles325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NampulaFri 2:34 PM860 km534 miles464 nmNorthwest NW
MamoutzouFri 3:34 PM903 km561 miles488 nmNorth N
FomboniFri 3:34 PM961 km597 miles519 nmNorth N
MutsamuduFri 3:34 PM970 km602 miles524 nmNorth N

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