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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: 9%
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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 31' South
Longitude: 69° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.60 meters/second, 1499.8 km/hour, 931.9 miles/hour or 809.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.53 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 22' 46.1"931.70 miwest0° 02' 47.2"3.20 minorth931.85 mi
24 hours14° 33' 57.8"943.78 mieast1° 45' 26.2"120.89 minorth956.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisFri 1:36 PM1223 km760 miles660 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 1:36 PM1433 km890 miles774 nmWest W
Diego GarciaFri 3:36 PM1499 km931 miles809 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandFri 2:36 PM2079 km1292 miles1123 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoFri 12:36 PM2279 km1416 miles1230 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 1:36 PM2304 km1432 miles1244 nmNorthwest NW
MaleFri 2:36 PM2771 km1722 miles1496 nmNorth N
MoroniFri 12:36 PM2933 km1822 miles1583 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-aux-FrancaisFri 2:36 PM3200 km1989 miles1728 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 3:06 PM3250 km2019 miles1755 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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