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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 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° 45' 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"928.59 miwest0° 00' 58.5"1.12 misouth928.54 mi
24 hours15° 06' 56.1"977.08 mieast0° 20' 07.2"23.07 minorth978.44 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 1:26 PM109 km68 miles59 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisThu 1:26 PM135 km84 miles73 nmWest W
Saint-PierreThu 1:26 PM143 km89 miles77 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-PaulThu 1:26 PM155 km96 miles84 nmWest W
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Thu 1:26 PM709 km440 miles383 nmEast E
ToamasinaThu 12:26 PM827 km514 miles447 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoThu 12:26 PM991 km616 miles535 nmWest W
AntsirabeThu 12:26 PM1021 km634 miles551 nmWest W
MoroniThu 12:26 PM1761 km1095 miles951 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaThu 1:26 PM1802 km1120 miles973 nmNorth N
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