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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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 35' South, Longitude: 57° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.58 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 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"15.76 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 24' 45.5"945.13 miwest0° 06' 13.9"7.15 minorth945.44 mi
24 hours13° 39' 48.7"896.03 mieast2° 58' 50.8"205.00 minorth926.38 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 3:24 PM179 km111 miles97 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSat 3:24 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouthwest SW
ToamasinaSat 2:24 PM892 km554 miles482 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 2:24 PM1088 km676 miles588 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 3:24 PM1565 km973 miles845 nmNorth N
MoroniSat 2:24 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSat 5:24 PM2010 km1249 miles1086 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamSat 2:24 PM2394 km1487 miles1293 nmWest-northwest WNW
LilongweSat 1:24 PM2619 km1627 miles1414 nmWest W
MogadishuSat 2:24 PM2659 km1653 miles1436 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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