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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: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 10' South, Longitude: 56° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.30 meters/second, 1563.5 km/hour, 971.5 miles/hour or 844.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.19 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 28' 56.5"971.40 miwest0° 09' 07.6"10.46 minorth971.78 mi
24 hours12° 04' 54.8"810.43 mieast3° 55' 24.5"269.71 minorth860.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisMon 6:32 PM668 km415 miles361 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisMon 6:32 PM757 km470 miles409 nmSouth S
ToamasinaMon 5:32 PM907 km564 miles490 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 6:32 PM1066 km663 miles576 nmNorth N
AntananarivoMon 5:32 PM1123 km698 miles606 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniMon 5:32 PM1491 km926 miles805 nmWest W
Diego GarciaMon 8:32 PM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamMon 5:32 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuMon 5:32 PM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmNorthwest NW
DodomaMon 5:32 PM2471 km1535 miles1334 nmWest-northwest WNW
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