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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 12:06:00 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 12:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 30' South, Longitude: 48° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.79 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' 49.1"945.52 miWest0° 06' 18.7"7.24 miNorth945.84 mi
24 hours13° 38' 15.4"894.64 miEast3° 00' 29.1"206.86 miNorth925.46 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 PM68 km42 miles37 nmSouthwest SW
ToamasinaSat 3:06 PM152 km95 miles82 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntsirabeSat 3:06 PM182 km113 miles98 nmSouthwest SW
FianarantsoaSat 3:06 PM340 km212 miles184 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MahajangaSat 3:06 PM357 km222 miles193 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MamoutzouSat 3:06 PM700 km435 miles378 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduSat 3:06 PM802 km498 miles433 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisSat 4:06 PM823 km511 miles444 nmEast-southeast ESE
FomboniSat 3:06 PM827 km514 miles446 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniSat 3:06 PM910 km566 miles492 nmNorthwest NW

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