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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 10:36:00 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: 4%

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 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' South, Longitude: 39° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.21 meters/second, 1494.7 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' 00.9"0.02 miSouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 54.5"928.49 miWest0° 00' 47.3"0.91 miSouth928.45 mi
24 hours15° 05' 55.5"975.87 miEast0° 24' 28.5"28.06 miNorth977.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToliaraThu 1:36 PM468 km291 miles253 nmSoutheast SE
BeiraThu 12:36 PM551 km342 miles297 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaThu 12:36 PM642 km399 miles347 nmNorth N
AntsirabeThu 1:36 PM743 km462 miles401 nmEast E
AntananarivoThu 1:36 PM818 km508 miles442 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaputoThu 12:36 PM945 km587 miles510 nmSouthwest SW
MasvingoThu 12:36 PM960 km596 miles518 nmWest W
HarareThu 12:36 PM998 km620 miles539 nmWest-northwest WNW
LilongweThu 12:36 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniThu 1:36 PM1075 km668 miles580 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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