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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: 32%

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 Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 59' South, Longitude: 75° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.05 meters/second, 1508.6 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.62 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 24' 51.5"937.20 miwest0° 04' 05.2"4.69 minorth937.41 mi
24 hours13° 42' 34.4"891.40 mieast2° 11' 06.3"150.30 minorth909.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 5:24 PM1439 km894 miles777 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisSat 3:24 PM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandSat 4:24 PM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSat 3:24 PM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmWest W
MaleSat 4:24 PM2681 km1666 miles1448 nmNorth N
VictoriaSat 3:24 PM2762 km1716 miles1491 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSat 2:24 PM2942 km1828 miles1589 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 4:54 PM3010 km1870 miles1625 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisSat 4:24 PM3293 km2046 miles1778 nmSouth S
MoroniSat 2:24 PM3571 km2219 miles1928 nmWest W
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