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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 = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 7:46:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 07:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 50' South, Longitude: 80° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.34 meters/second, 1495.2 km/hour, 929.1 miles/hour or 807.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.48 miWest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 miSouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.7"928.78 miWest0° 01' 14.5"1.42 miSouth928.71 mi
24 hours15° 08' 16.0"978.73 miEast0° 13' 51.9"15.90 miNorth979.61 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 PM1743 km1083 miles941 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 12:46 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmSouth S
Port LouisThu 11:46 AM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 11:46 AM2624 km1631 miles1417 nmWest W
MaleThu 12:46 PM2875 km1786 miles1552 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 1:16 PM3067 km1905 miles1656 nmNorth N
JakartaThu 2:46 PM3253 km2021 miles1756 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaThu 11:46 AM3266 km2029 miles1763 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 12:46 PM3298 km2050 miles1781 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntananarivoThu 10:46 AM3474 km2159 miles1876 nmWest W

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