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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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 50' South
Longitude: 46° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.49 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.64 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 24' 59.9"938.17 miwest0° 04' 20.6"4.98 minorth938.40 mi
24 hours13° 38' 50.0"888.13 mieast2° 16' 35.0"156.58 minorth907.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirabeSat 4:24 PM33 km21 miles18 nmEast E
AntananarivoSat 4:24 PM132 km82 miles71 nmNortheast NE
FianarantsoaSat 4:24 PM183 km114 miles99 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToamasinaSat 4:24 PM339 km211 miles183 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaSat 4:24 PM457 km284 miles247 nmNorth N
ToliaraSat 4:24 PM501 km311 miles271 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouSat 4:24 PM797 km495 miles430 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduSat 4:24 PM885 km550 miles478 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisSat 5:24 PM919 km571 miles496 nmEast E
NampulaSat 3:24 PM949 km589 miles512 nmWest-northwest WNW
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