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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 11:24:00 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: 10%

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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' South, Longitude: 43° 35' 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' 52.5"932.27 miWest0° 03' 02.9"3.50 miNorth932.43 mi
24 hours14° 30' 41.1"940.70 miEast1° 51' 10.6"127.45 miNorth954.72 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 PM324 km201 miles175 nmSouth S
AntsirabeFri 2:24 PM365 km227 miles197 nmEast E
FianarantsoaFri 2:24 PM381 km237 miles206 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoFri 2:24 PM446 km277 miles241 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaFri 2:24 PM595 km370 miles321 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToamasinaFri 2:24 PM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-northeast ENE
NampulaFri 1:24 PM746 km463 miles403 nmNorthwest NW
MamoutzouFri 2:24 PM865 km537 miles467 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FomboniFri 2:24 PM902 km560 miles487 nmNorth N
BeiraFri 1:24 PM917 km570 miles495 nmWest W

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