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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 = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 8:46:00 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

The Moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 37' South, Longitude: 51° 07' East

The ground speed is currently 418.76 meters/second, 1507.5 kilometres/hour, 936.7 miles/hour or 814.0 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' 22.3"15.61 miWest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 miSouth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 22' 16.6"936.41 miWest0° 04' 50.0"5.54 miSouth936.19 mi
24 hours15° 12' 13.3"990.61 miEast1° 13' 24.0"84.15 miSouth990.35 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
ToamasinaWed 11:46 AM244 km152 miles132 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoWed 11:46 AM387 km240 miles209 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeWed 11:46 AM430 km267 miles232 nmWest W
Saint-PaulWed 12:46 PM459 km285 miles248 nmEast-southeast ESE
FianarantsoaWed 11:46 AM467 km290 miles252 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisWed 12:46 PM473 km294 miles255 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-PierreWed 12:46 PM492 km306 miles266 nmEast-southeast ESE
MahajangaWed 11:46 AM669 km415 miles361 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisWed 12:46 PM670 km416 miles362 nmEast E
ToliaraWed 11:46 AM876 km544 miles473 nmWest-southwest WSW

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