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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 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' South, Longitude: 64° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.65 meters/second, 1499.9 km/hour, 932.0 miles/hour or 809.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.53 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 22' 47.3"931.75 miwest0° 02' 50.2"3.25 minorth931.90 mi
24 hours14° 33' 21.4"943.16 mieast1° 46' 31.0"122.12 minorth956.28 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 1:56 PM723 km449 miles390 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 1:56 PM934 km581 miles504 nmWest W
Diego GarciaFri 3:56 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoFri 12:56 PM1779 km1105 miles961 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 1:56 PM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandFri 2:56 PM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniFri 12:56 PM2460 km1529 miles1328 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleFri 2:56 PM2905 km1805 miles1569 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamFri 12:56 PM3104 km1928 miles1676 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-aux-FrancaisFri 2:56 PM3242 km2015 miles1751 nmSouth S

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