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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 12:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 30' South
Longitude: 47° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.79 meters/second, 1522.1 km/hour, 945.8 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' 49.4"945.60 miwest0° 06' 18.8"7.24 minorth945.91 mi
24 hours13° 38' 12.8"894.66 mieast3° 00' 31.8"206.92 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
AntananarivoSat 3:06 PM52 km32 miles28 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntsirabeSat 3:06 PM168 km105 miles91 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ToamasinaSat 3:06 PM180 km112 miles97 nmEast-northeast ENE
FianarantsoaSat 3:06 PM334 km207 miles180 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MahajangaSat 3:06 PM343 km213 miles185 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ToliaraSat 3:06 PM684 km425 miles369 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouSat 3:06 PM688 km427 miles371 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduSat 3:06 PM788 km490 miles425 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisSat 4:06 PM850 km528 miles459 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoroniSat 3:06 PM894 km555 miles482 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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