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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 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 52' South, Longitude: 51° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.42 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.64 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 24' 58.5"937.95 miwest0° 04' 18.2"4.93 minorth938.17 mi
24 hours13° 39' 25.9"888.59 mieast2° 15' 43.0"155.58 minorth908.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaSat 4:06 PM276 km171 miles149 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSat 4:06 PM412 km256 miles222 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSat 5:06 PM447 km278 miles241 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntsirabeSat 4:06 PM448 km278 miles242 nmWest W
FianarantsoaSat 4:06 PM474 km295 miles256 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port LouisSat 5:06 PM648 km403 miles350 nmEast E
MamoutzouSat 4:06 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniSat 4:06 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaSat 5:06 PM1745 km1084 miles942 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamSat 4:06 PM1942 km1206 miles1048 nmNorthwest NW
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