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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: 66%

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 Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 04' South, Longitude: 54° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.89 meters/second, 1590.8 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.47 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.4"988.44 miwest0° 10' 28.6"12.00 minorth988.78 mi
24 hours11° 26' 51.8"779.75 mieast4° 20' 26.5"298.32 minorth839.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaTue 6:32 PM608 km378 miles328 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaTue 7:32 PM614 km381 miles331 nmNorth N
Port LouisTue 7:32 PM1166 km724 miles630 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisTue 7:32 PM1201 km747 miles649 nmSouth S
MoroniTue 6:32 PM1223 km760 miles660 nmWest W
AntananarivoTue 6:32 PM1227 km762 miles663 nmSouthwest SW
MogadishuTue 6:32 PM1673 km1040 miles903 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamTue 6:32 PM1701 km1057 miles918 nmWest W
Diego GarciaTue 9:32 PM2007 km1247 miles1083 nmEast E
DodomaTue 6:32 PM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmWest W
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