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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: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 06:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 45' South, Longitude: 61° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.39 meters/second, 1567.4 km/hour, 973.9 miles/hour or 846.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.23 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 25' 56.0"973.75 miwest0° 10' 39.3"12.21 misouth973.48 mi
24 hours14° 01' 13.6"945.97 mieast3° 51' 36.2"265.41 misouth974.85 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 10:02 AM918 km571 miles496 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisMon 10:02 AM1098 km682 miles593 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaMon 10:02 AM1110 km690 miles600 nmNorthwest NW
Diego GarciaMon 12:02 PM1351 km839 miles729 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoMon 9:02 AM1632 km1014 miles881 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniMon 9:02 AM1968 km1223 miles1063 nmWest W
MaleMon 11:02 AM2304 km1432 miles1244 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuMon 9:02 AM2412 km1499 miles1302 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamMon 9:02 AM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaMon 9:02 AM2905 km1805 miles1569 nmWest-northwest WNW
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