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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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' South, Longitude: 51° 42' 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"928.62 miwest0° 00' 55.1"1.05 misouth928.58 mi
24 hours15° 06' 38.3"976.79 mieast0° 21' 26.1"24.58 minorth978.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaThu 12:46 PM385 km239 miles208 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-DenisThu 1:46 PM391 km243 miles211 nmEast E
FianarantsoaThu 12:46 PM483 km300 miles261 nmWest W
AntananarivoThu 12:46 PM488 km303 miles263 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeThu 12:46 PM499 km310 miles270 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisThu 1:46 PM610 km379 miles329 nmEast E
MoroniThu 12:46 PM1355 km842 miles732 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaThu 1:46 PM1842 km1145 miles995 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaputoThu 11:46 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweThu 11:46 AM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmWest-northwest WNW
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