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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: 18%

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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 36' South, Longitude: 60° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.53 meters/second, 1521.1 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.75 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 24' 44.6"945.01 miwest0° 06' 12.7"7.12 minorth945.33 mi
24 hours13° 40' 11.4"896.35 mieast2° 58' 26.6"204.53 minorth926.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSat 3:14 PM336 km209 miles181 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 3:14 PM561 km349 miles303 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoSat 2:14 PM1341 km833 miles724 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 3:14 PM1631 km1013 miles881 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSat 5:14 PM1815 km1128 miles980 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 2:14 PM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamSat 2:14 PM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 4:14 PM2715 km1687 miles1466 nmSoutheast SE
MogadishuSat 2:14 PM2805 km1743 miles1515 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweSat 1:14 PM2871 km1784 miles1550 nmWest W
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