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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 2:50:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 58%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 14:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 27' South, Longitude: 55° 18' East

The ground speed is currently 430.62 meters/second, 1550.2 kilometres/hour, 963.3 miles/hour or 837.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.05 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miNorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 26' 40.1"963.07 miWest0° 07' 27.0"8.54 miNorth963.39 mi
24 hours13° 06' 19.2"873.81 miEast3° 22' 35.2"232.12 miNorth910.47 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSat 6:50 PM571 km355 miles308 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisSat 6:50 PM601 km373 miles324 nmSouth S
Saint-PaulSat 6:50 PM615 km382 miles332 nmSouth S
Saint-PierreSat 6:50 PM652 km405 miles352 nmSouth S
ToamasinaSat 5:50 PM696 km433 miles376 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoSat 5:50 PM911 km566 miles492 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 6:50 PM980 km609 miles529 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntsirabeSat 5:50 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 6:50 PM1198 km744 miles647 nmNorth N
MoroniSat 5:50 PM1368 km850 miles739 nmWest-northwest WNW

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