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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: 10%

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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' South, Longitude: 43° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.88 meters/second, 1500.8 km/hour, 932.5 miles/hour or 810.4 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' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 22' 52.6"932.34 miwest0° 03' 03.0"3.50 minorth932.50 mi
24 hours14° 30' 39.1"940.73 mieast1° 51' 14.1"127.53 minorth954.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToliaraFri 2:24 PM326 km202 miles176 nmSouth S
AntsirabeFri 2:24 PM393 km244 miles212 nmEast E
FianarantsoaFri 2:24 PM408 km253 miles220 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoFri 2:24 PM471 km293 miles254 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaFri 2:24 PM609 km379 miles329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToamasinaFri 2:24 PM687 km427 miles371 nmEast-northeast ENE
NampulaFri 1:24 PM729 km453 miles393 nmNorthwest NW
MamoutzouFri 2:24 PM870 km541 miles470 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BeiraFri 1:24 PM889 km553 miles480 nmWest W
FomboniFri 2:24 PM903 km561 miles487 nmNorth N
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