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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 8:36:00 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: 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 08:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' South, Longitude: 68° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.29 meters/second, 1495.1 km/hour, 929.0 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"15.48 miWest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 miSouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 53.2"928.68 miWest0° 01' 06.5"1.27 miSouth928.62 mi
24 hours15° 07' 37.0"977.92 miEast0° 16' 59.8"19.49 miNorth979.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Thu 12:36 PM569 km353 miles307 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisThu 12:36 PM1173 km729 miles633 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 12:36 PM1381 km858 miles746 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 2:36 PM1547 km961 miles835 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandThu 1:36 PM2064 km1282 miles1114 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoThu 11:36 AM2229 km1385 miles1204 nmWest W
VictoriaThu 12:36 PM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmNorthwest NW
MaleThu 1:36 PM2816 km1750 miles1521 nmNorth N
MoroniThu 11:36 AM2899 km1801 miles1565 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 1:36 PM3166 km1967 miles1709 nmSouth S

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