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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, November 12, 2012 at 07:26:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 00' South, Longitude: 41° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.90 meters/second, 1565.7 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.21 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 25' 48.7"972.60 miwest0° 10' 33.0"12.09 misouth972.33 mi
24 hours14° 04' 00.5"948.11 mieast3° 48' 27.8"261.80 misouth975.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoroniMon 10:26 AM246 km153 miles133 nmNortheast NE
FomboniMon 10:26 AM263 km163 miles142 nmEast-northeast ENE
NampulaMon 9:26 AM332 km206 miles179 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduMon 10:26 AM335 km208 miles181 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamoutzouMon 10:26 AM413 km257 miles223 nmEast E
MahajangaMon 10:26 AM606 km377 miles327 nmEast-southeast ESE
Dar es SalaamMon 10:26 AM723 km449 miles390 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Zanzibar CityMon 10:26 AM795 km494 miles429 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LilongweMon 9:26 AM837 km520 miles452 nmWest W
AntananarivoMon 10:26 AM923 km574 miles498 nmSoutheast SE

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