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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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 44° 24' 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"15.51 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 23' 33.8"930.07 miwest0° 00' 56.5"1.08 minorth930.12 mi
24 hours14° 20' 02.3"926.28 mieast1° 01' 25.7"70.43 minorth932.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToliaraFri 3:34 PM280 km174 miles151 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FianarantsoaFri 3:34 PM285 km177 miles154 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntsirabeFri 3:34 PM299 km186 miles161 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoFri 3:34 PM395 km245 miles213 nmNortheast NE
ToamasinaFri 3:34 PM608 km378 miles328 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaFri 3:34 PM610 km379 miles329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NampulaFri 2:34 PM842 km523 miles454 nmNorthwest NW
MamoutzouFri 3:34 PM905 km562 miles489 nmNorth N
MutsamuduFri 3:34 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth N
BeiraFri 2:34 PM1005 km625 miles543 nmWest W
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