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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 10:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 29' South, Longitude: 57° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.72 meters/second, 1500.2 km/hour, 932.2 miles/hour or 810.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.54 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 22' 48.9"931.98 miwest0° 02' 54.2"3.33 minorth932.13 mi
24 hours14° 32' 30.2"942.43 mieast1° 48' 01.6"123.85 minorth955.85 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 2:24 PM41 km25 miles22 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisFri 2:24 PM238 km148 miles129 nmWest W
ToamasinaFri 1:24 PM909 km565 miles491 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoFri 1:24 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 2:24 PM1771 km1101 miles956 nmNorth N
MoroniFri 1:24 PM1824 km1133 miles985 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaFri 4:24 PM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamFri 1:24 PM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmNorthwest NW
MaputoFri 12:24 PM2637 km1639 miles1424 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweFri 12:24 PM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmWest-northwest WNW
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