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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 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 34' South
Longitude: 55° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.63 meters/second, 1521.5 km/hour, 945.4 miles/hour or 821.5 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' 46.3"945.24 miwest0° 06' 15.1"7.17 minorth945.55 mi
24 hours13° 39' 25.8"895.70 mieast2° 59' 14.9"205.46 minorth926.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-DenisSat 3:34 PM257 km159 miles139 nmSouth S
Port LouisSat 3:34 PM281 km174 miles152 nmSoutheast SE
ToamasinaSat 2:34 PM638 km397 miles345 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 2:34 PM835 km519 miles451 nmWest W
AntsirabeSat 2:34 PM895 km556 miles483 nmWest W
MoroniSat 2:34 PM1508 km937 miles814 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaSat 3:34 PM1542 km958 miles833 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamSat 2:34 PM2179 km1354 miles1177 nmNorthwest NW
Diego GarciaSat 5:34 PM2220 km1379 miles1198 nmEast-northeast ENE
LilongweSat 1:34 PM2368 km1471 miles1278 nmWest W
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