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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 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 52' South
Longitude: 49° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.23 meters/second, 1494.8 km/hour, 928.8 miles/hour or 807.1 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' 54.0"928.61 miwest0° 00' 53.6"1.02 misouth928.56 mi
24 hours15° 06' 29.6"976.62 mieast0° 22' 03.5"25.29 minorth978.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirabeThu 12:56 PM262 km163 miles141 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoThu 12:56 PM286 km178 miles154 nmNorthwest NW
ToamasinaThu 12:56 PM301 km187 miles162 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisThu 1:56 PM640 km398 miles345 nmEast E
Port LouisThu 1:56 PM858 km533 miles463 nmEast E
MamoutzouThu 12:56 PM994 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniThu 12:56 PM1202 km747 miles649 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaputoThu 11:56 AM1798 km1117 miles971 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweThu 11:56 AM1816 km1128 miles980 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamThu 12:56 PM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmNorthwest NW
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