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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: 44%

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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 35' South, Longitude: 62° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.03 meters/second, 1533.7 km/hour, 953.0 miles/hour or 828.1 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' 07.0"0.13 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 26' 52.5"952.84 miwest0° 07' 01.6"8.06 minorth953.18 mi
24 hours12° 52' 08.1"848.74 mieast3° 13' 13.4"221.45 minorth884.00 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 5:16 PM581 km361 miles314 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 5:16 PM806 km501 miles435 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoSun 4:16 PM1569 km975 miles847 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSun 7:16 PM1579 km981 miles852 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaSun 5:16 PM1615 km1004 miles872 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSun 4:16 PM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSun 6:16 PM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleSun 6:16 PM2703 km1680 miles1460 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamSun 4:16 PM2767 km1720 miles1494 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSun 4:16 PM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmNorthwest NW
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