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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 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' South, Longitude: 67° 01' 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"928.73 miwest0° 01' 05.4"1.25 misouth928.67 mi
24 hours15° 07' 31.3"977.87 mieast0° 17' 26.4"20.00 minorth979.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisThu 12:42 PM996 km619 miles538 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 12:42 PM1204 km748 miles650 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 2:42 PM1604 km997 miles866 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoThu 11:42 AM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandThu 1:42 PM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VictoriaThu 12:42 PM2188 km1360 miles1181 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniThu 11:42 AM2725 km1693 miles1472 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 1:42 PM2857 km1775 miles1543 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 1:42 PM3175 km1973 miles1714 nmSouth S
Dar es SalaamThu 11:42 AM3367 km2092 miles1818 nmWest-northwest WNW
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