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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 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 51' South
Longitude: 64° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.28 meters/second, 1495.0 km/hour, 929.0 miles/hour or 807.2 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' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 53.3"928.71 miwest0° 01' 03.8"1.22 misouth928.66 mi
24 hours15° 07' 23.2"977.70 mieast0° 18' 04.0"20.72 minorth978.89 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 12:52 PM747 km464 miles404 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 12:52 PM955 km593 miles515 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 2:52 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoThu 11:52 AM1803 km1121 miles974 nmWest W
VictoriaThu 12:52 PM2051 km1275 miles1108 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 1:52 PM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniThu 11:52 AM2490 km1547 miles1345 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 1:52 PM2933 km1823 miles1584 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamThu 11:52 AM3140 km1951 miles1696 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 1:52 PM3201 km1989 miles1728 nmSouth S
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