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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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' South, Longitude: 52° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.24 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' 53.9"928.63 miwest0° 00' 55.8"1.07 misouth928.58 mi
24 hours15° 06' 41.7"976.86 mieast0° 21' 11.2"24.29 minorth978.30 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 1:42 PM291 km181 miles157 nmEast E
ToamasinaThu 12:42 PM455 km282 miles245 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisThu 1:42 PM511 km317 miles276 nmEast E
AntananarivoThu 12:42 PM580 km360 miles313 nmWest-northwest WNW
FianarantsoaThu 12:42 PM582 km362 miles314 nmWest W
AntsirabeThu 12:42 PM597 km371 miles323 nmWest W
MoroniThu 12:42 PM1425 km885 miles769 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaThu 1:42 PM1822 km1132 miles984 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamThu 12:42 PM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmNorthwest NW
MaputoThu 11:42 AM2125 km1321 miles1147 nmWest-southwest WSW
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