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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 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' South, Longitude: 54° 05' 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' 53.8"928.64 miwest0° 00' 56.8"1.09 misouth928.59 mi
24 hours15° 06' 46.7"976.96 mieast0° 20' 48.7"23.86 minorth978.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-PaulThu 1:36 PM124 km77 miles67 nmEast E
Saint-DenisThu 1:36 PM142 km88 miles76 nmEast E
Saint-PierreThu 1:36 PM153 km95 miles83 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port LouisThu 1:36 PM364 km226 miles196 nmEast-northeast ENE
ToamasinaThu 12:36 PM576 km358 miles311 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoThu 12:36 PM721 km448 miles389 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeThu 12:36 PM745 km463 miles402 nmWest W
MoroniThu 12:36 PM1538 km956 miles831 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaThu 1:36 PM1803 km1120 miles973 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamThu 12:36 PM2227 km1384 miles1203 nmNorthwest NW
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