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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: 56%

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 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 01' South, Longitude: 42° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.63 meters/second, 1564.7 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.20 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 29' 01.2"972.13 miwest0° 09' 11.8"10.54 minorth972.51 mi
24 hours12° 03' 11.7"809.04 mieast3° 56' 42.9"271.21 minorth859.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoroniMon 6:32 PM281 km174 miles152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduMon 6:32 PM303 km189 miles164 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouMon 6:32 PM342 km213 miles185 nmEast-northeast ENE
NampulaMon 5:32 PM353 km219 miles191 nmWest-southwest WSW
MahajangaMon 6:32 PM468 km291 miles253 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoMon 6:32 PM775 km481 miles418 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeMon 6:32 PM818 km508 miles442 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamMon 6:32 PM863 km536 miles466 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ToamasinaMon 6:32 PM884 km549 miles477 nmEast-southeast ESE
LilongweMon 5:32 PM925 km575 miles499 nmWest W
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