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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 = Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 10:24:00 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: 17%

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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 10:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 41' South, Longitude: 72° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.28 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.74 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 miNorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 24' 40.0"944.38 miWest0° 06' 06.7"7.01 miNorth944.69 mi
24 hours13° 42' 07.8"897.95 miEast2° 56' 22.1"202.14 miNorth927.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 2:24 PM962 km598 miles520 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 4:24 PM1259 km782 miles680 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 2:24 PM1585 km985 miles856 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSat 2:24 PM1803 km1120 miles974 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandSat 3:24 PM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VictoriaSat 2:24 PM2420 km1504 miles1307 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 3:24 PM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSat 1:24 PM2632 km1635 miles1421 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 3:54 PM2942 km1828 miles1589 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSat 1:24 PM3232 km2008 miles1745 nmWest W

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