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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 9:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' South, Longitude: 54° 21' 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"928.57 miWest0° 00' 57.0"1.09 miSouth928.53 mi
24 hours15° 06' 47.7"976.91 miEast0° 20' 44.6"23.78 miNorth978.32 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 PM96 km60 miles52 nmEast E
Saint-DenisThu 1:36 PM114 km71 miles61 nmEast E
Saint-PierreThu 1:36 PM128 km79 miles69 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port LouisThu 1:36 PM336 km209 miles182 nmEast-northeast ENE
ToamasinaThu 12:36 PM600 km373 miles324 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoThu 12:36 PM747 km464 miles404 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeThu 12:36 PM773 km480 miles417 nmWest W
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Thu 1:36 PM956 km594 miles516 nmEast E
MoroniThu 12:36 PM1560 km969 miles842 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaThu 1:36 PM1801 km1119 miles972 nmNorth N

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