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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 = Monday, November 12, 2012 at 6:36:00 AM.

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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: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 51' South, Longitude: 53° 28' East

The ground speed is currently 435.20 meters/second, 1566.7 kilometres/hour, 973.5 miles/hour or 846.0 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' 25.9"16.22 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.2"973.25 miWest0° 10' 36.8"12.16 miSouth972.99 mi
24 hours14° 02' 20.0"946.79 miEast3° 50' 22.0"263.97 miSouth975.22 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
AntsirananaMon 9:36 AM458 km284 miles247 nmWest W
ToamasinaMon 9:36 AM730 km454 miles394 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouMon 9:36 AM894 km555 miles483 nmWest W
Saint-DenisMon 10:36 AM913 km567 miles493 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisMon 10:36 AM917 km569 miles495 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-PaulMon 10:36 AM923 km573 miles498 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoMon 9:36 AM924 km574 miles499 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaMon 10:36 AM936 km582 miles506 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-PierreMon 10:36 AM963 km599 miles520 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MutsamuduMon 9:36 AM988 km614 miles533 nmWest W

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