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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 09:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' South, Longitude: 56° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.25 meters/second, 1494.9 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' 53.6"928.65 miwest0° 00' 58.3"1.12 misouth928.60 mi
24 hours15° 06' 55.2"977.13 mieast0° 20' 11.3"23.15 minorth978.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-DenisThu 1:26 PM108 km67 miles58 nmWest W
Saint-PierreThu 1:26 PM118 km73 miles64 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-PaulThu 1:26 PM127 km79 miles69 nmWest W
Port LouisThu 1:26 PM131 km81 miles70 nmNortheast NE
ToamasinaThu 12:26 PM801 km498 miles433 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoThu 12:26 PM963 km599 miles520 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeThu 12:26 PM993 km617 miles536 nmWest W
MoroniThu 12:26 PM1738 km1080 miles939 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaThu 1:26 PM1800 km1118 miles972 nmNorth N
Diego GarciaThu 3:26 PM2276 km1415 miles1229 nmNortheast NE
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