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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 08:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 51' South
Longitude: 63° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.28 meters/second, 1495.0 km/hour, 928.9 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' 53.4"928.70 miwest0° 01' 03.2"1.21 misouth928.65 mi
24 hours15° 07' 19.9"977.64 mieast0° 18' 18.9"21.00 minorth978.85 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 12:56 PM648 km403 miles350 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 12:56 PM855 km531 miles462 nmWest W
AntananarivoThu 11:56 AM1704 km1059 miles920 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 2:56 PM1768 km1098 miles954 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaThu 12:56 PM2003 km1245 miles1082 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 1:56 PM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniThu 11:56 AM2398 km1490 miles1295 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 1:56 PM2970 km1845 miles1603 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamThu 11:56 AM3051 km1896 miles1648 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 1:56 PM3215 km1998 miles1736 nmSouth S
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