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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 8:42:00 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 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' South, Longitude: 67° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.29 meters/second, 1495.0 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"928.67 miWest0° 01' 05.6"1.25 miSouth928.61 mi
24 hours15° 07' 32.2"977.82 miEast0° 17' 22.3"19.92 miNorth978.96 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 12:42 PM424 km263 miles229 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisThu 12:42 PM1024 km636 miles553 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 12:42 PM1231 km765 miles665 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 2:42 PM1597 km992 miles862 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoThu 11:42 AM2079 km1292 miles1123 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandThu 1:42 PM2125 km1320 miles1147 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VictoriaThu 12:42 PM2205 km1370 miles1190 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniThu 11:42 AM2756 km1713 miles1488 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 1:42 PM2850 km1771 miles1539 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 1:42 PM3173 km1972 miles1713 nmSouth S

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