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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 8:52:00 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 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' South, Longitude: 64° 54' East

The ground speed is currently 415.28 meters/second, 1495.0 kilometres/hour, 929.0 miles/hour or 807.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.48 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 53.3"928.65 miWest0° 01' 04.0"1.22 miSouth928.59 mi
24 hours15° 07' 24.1"977.65 miEast0° 17' 59.8"20.63 miNorth978.84 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Thu 12:52 PM201 km125 miles108 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisThu 12:52 PM775 km482 miles418 nmWest W
Saint-PierreThu 12:52 PM980 km609 miles529 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 12:52 PM982 km610 miles530 nmWest W
Saint-PaulThu 12:52 PM1001 km622 miles540 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 2:52 PM1704 km1059 miles920 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoThu 11:52 AM1830 km1137 miles988 nmWest W
VictoriaThu 12:52 PM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 1:52 PM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniThu 11:52 AM2521 km1566 miles1361 nmWest-northwest WNW

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