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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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 28' South, Longitude: 43° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.88 meters/second, 1522.4 km/hour, 946.0 miles/hour or 822.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.77 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 minorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 24' 50.9"945.80 miwest0° 06' 20.9"7.28 minorth946.12 mi
24 hours13° 37' 31.8"894.08 mieast3° 01' 14.7"207.74 minorth925.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirabeSat 3:24 PM410 km255 miles221 nmEast-southeast ESE
MahajangaSat 3:24 PM433 km269 miles234 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoSat 3:24 PM435 km270 miles235 nmEast E
FianarantsoaSat 3:24 PM506 km315 miles273 nmSoutheast SE
ToliaraSat 3:24 PM541 km336 miles292 nmSouth S
NampulaSat 2:24 PM578 km359 miles312 nmNorthwest NW
ToamasinaSat 3:24 PM634 km394 miles342 nmEast E
MamoutzouSat 3:24 PM659 km409 miles356 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduSat 3:24 PM706 km439 miles381 nmNorth N
MoroniSat 3:24 PM753 km468 miles407 nmNorth N
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