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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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 55' South
Longitude: 63° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.23 meters/second, 1509.2 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 814.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.63 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 24' 55.0"937.60 miwest0° 04' 11.7"4.81 minorth937.82 mi
24 hours13° 41' 01.3"890.04 mieast2° 13' 23.9"152.93 minorth909.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSat 4:14 PM632 km393 miles341 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSat 4:14 PM850 km528 miles459 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 3:14 PM1685 km1047 miles910 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 6:14 PM1691 km1051 miles913 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaSat 4:14 PM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSat 3:14 PM2348 km1459 miles1268 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 5:14 PM2402 km1493 miles1297 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleSat 5:14 PM2880 km1790 miles1555 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamSat 3:14 PM2993 km1860 miles1616 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSat 3:14 PM3139 km1950 miles1695 nmNorthwest NW
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