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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 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 24' South, Longitude: 40° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.51 meters/second, 1535.4 km/hour, 954.1 miles/hour or 829.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"15.90 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 27' 00.3"953.92 miwest0° 07' 10.7"8.23 minorth954.27 mi
24 hours12° 49' 07.3"846.27 mieast3° 16' 17.9"224.97 minorth882.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaSun 4:48 PM269 km167 miles145 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BlantyreSun 4:48 PM576 km358 miles311 nmWest-northwest WNW
BeiraSun 4:48 PM621 km386 miles335 nmWest-southwest WSW
MahajangaSun 5:48 PM684 km425 miles370 nmEast-northeast ENE
FomboniSun 5:48 PM686 km426 miles370 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSun 5:48 PM715 km444 miles386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduSun 5:48 PM739 km459 miles399 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouSun 5:48 PM749 km465 miles404 nmNortheast NE
AntsirabeSun 5:48 PM777 km483 miles420 nmEast-southeast ESE
LilongweSun 4:48 PM779 km484 miles421 nmWest-northwest WNW
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