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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 12:04:00 PM.

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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: 18%

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 12:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' South, Longitude: 48° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.78 meters/second, 1522.0 km/hour, 945.7 miles/hour or 821.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.76 miWest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 miNorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 24' 49.0"945.50 miWest0° 06' 18.4"7.23 miNorth945.81 mi
24 hours13° 38' 20.1"894.70 miEast3° 00' 24.3"206.77 miNorth925.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaSat 3:04 PM104 km65 miles56 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoSat 3:04 PM111 km69 miles60 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeSat 3:04 PM215 km133 miles116 nmSouthwest SW
FianarantsoaSat 3:04 PM358 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MahajangaSat 3:04 PM386 km240 miles208 nmNorthwest NW
MamoutzouSat 3:04 PM724 km450 miles391 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisSat 4:04 PM775 km482 miles419 nmEast-southeast ESE
MutsamuduSat 3:04 PM828 km515 miles447 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FomboniSat 3:04 PM857 km532 miles463 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniSat 3:04 PM941 km584 miles508 nmNorthwest NW

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