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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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 55' South, Longitude: 61° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.27 meters/second, 1509.4 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 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' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 24' 55.6"937.68 miwest0° 04' 12.9"4.83 minorth937.90 mi
24 hours13° 40' 42.5"889.77 mieast2° 13' 51.5"153.45 minorth908.83 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 4:24 PM381 km237 miles206 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSat 4:24 PM603 km374 miles325 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoSat 3:24 PM1434 km891 miles774 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 4:24 PM1800 km1118 miles972 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSat 6:24 PM1849 km1149 miles999 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 3:24 PM2113 km1313 miles1141 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 5:24 PM2542 km1579 miles1372 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamSat 3:24 PM2769 km1720 miles1495 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSat 3:24 PM2979 km1851 miles1608 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweSat 2:24 PM2983 km1854 miles1611 nmWest W
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