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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: 43%

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 Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 37' South, Longitude: 67° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.92 meters/second, 1533.3 km/hour, 952.8 miles/hour or 827.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.88 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 26' 50.9"952.60 miwest0° 06' 59.6"8.02 minorth952.94 mi
24 hours12° 52' 47.5"849.28 mieast3° 12' 32.7"220.67 minorth884.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSun 4:56 PM1051 km653 miles567 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaSun 6:56 PM1275 km792 miles689 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-DenisSun 4:56 PM1277 km793 miles690 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 4:56 PM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSun 3:56 PM2075 km1290 miles1121 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandSun 5:56 PM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleSun 5:56 PM2511 km1560 miles1356 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSun 3:56 PM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 6:26 PM3054 km1898 miles1649 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuSun 3:56 PM3230 km2007 miles1744 nmNorthwest NW
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