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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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 35' South, Longitude: 58° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.56 meters/second, 1521.2 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.4 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 minorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 24' 45.1"945.08 miwest0° 06' 13.4"7.14 minorth945.40 mi
24 hours13° 39' 57.7"896.16 mieast2° 58' 41.2"204.81 minorth926.46 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 3:20 PM222 km138 miles120 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisSat 3:20 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSouthwest SW
ToamasinaSat 2:20 PM993 km617 miles536 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 2:20 PM1189 km739 miles642 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 3:20 PM1587 km986 miles857 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSat 2:20 PM1830 km1137 miles988 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSat 5:20 PM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamSat 2:20 PM2482 km1542 miles1340 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSat 2:20 PM2716 km1688 miles1466 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweSat 1:20 PM2719 km1690 miles1468 nmWest W
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