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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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 54' South, Longitude: 58° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.30 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 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' 56.3"937.76 miwest0° 04' 14.3"4.86 minorth937.98 mi
24 hours13° 40' 23.9"889.49 mieast2° 14' 18.8"153.98 minorth908.67 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 4:34 PM132 km82 miles71 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 4:34 PM359 km223 miles194 nmWest-southwest WSW
ToamasinaSat 3:34 PM1001 km622 miles540 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 3:34 PM1183 km735 miles638 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 4:34 PM1727 km1073 miles932 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSat 3:34 PM1888 km1173 miles1019 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSat 6:34 PM2029 km1260 miles1095 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamSat 3:34 PM2550 km1585 miles1377 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 5:34 PM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmSoutheast SE
LilongweSat 2:34 PM2734 km1699 miles1476 nmWest W
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