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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 = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 10:46:00 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: 9%

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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' South, Longitude: 52° 42' East

The ground speed is currently 416.78 meters/second, 1500.4 kilometres/hour, 932.3 miles/hour or 810.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.54 miWest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 miNorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 22' 50.2"932.04 miWest0° 02' 57.3"3.39 miNorth932.19 mi
24 hours14° 31' 51.7"941.78 miEast1° 49' 08.8"125.13 miNorth955.41 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-PaulFri 2:46 PM275 km171 miles149 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-DenisFri 2:46 PM291 km181 miles157 nmEast E
Saint-PierreFri 2:46 PM305 km190 miles165 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToamasinaFri 1:46 PM430 km267 miles232 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisFri 2:46 PM503 km312 miles271 nmEast E
AntananarivoFri 1:46 PM569 km353 miles307 nmWest-northwest WNW
FianarantsoaFri 1:46 PM594 km369 miles320 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeFri 1:46 PM596 km370 miles322 nmWest W
ToliaraFri 1:46 PM986 km613 miles532 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniFri 1:46 PM1399 km870 miles756 nmNorthwest NW

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