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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: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 07:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 50' South, Longitude: 80° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.34 meters/second, 1495.2 km/hour, 929.1 miles/hour or 807.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.49 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 misouth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.7"928.84 miwest0° 01' 14.4"1.42 misouth928.78 mi
24 hours15° 08' 15.1"978.78 mieast0° 13' 56.1"15.98 minorth979.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 1:46 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 12:46 PM1901 km1181 miles1027 nmSouth S
Port LouisThu 11:46 AM2391 km1486 miles1291 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 11:46 AM2597 km1613 miles1402 nmWest W
MaleThu 12:46 PM2867 km1781 miles1548 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 1:16 PM3066 km1905 miles1655 nmNorth N
VictoriaThu 11:46 AM3242 km2014 miles1750 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaThu 2:46 PM3278 km2037 miles1770 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 12:46 PM3292 km2045 miles1777 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntananarivoThu 10:46 AM3447 km2142 miles1861 nmWest W
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