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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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 26' South
Longitude: 38° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.98 meters/second, 1522.7 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.2 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' 52.8"946.03 miwest0° 06' 23.2"7.32 minorth946.35 mi
24 hours13° 36' 46.0"893.43 mieast3° 02' 02.3"208.65 minorth924.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaSat 2:44 PM374 km232 miles202 nmNorth N
BeiraSat 2:44 PM426 km265 miles230 nmWest-southwest WSW
BlantyreSat 2:44 PM483 km300 miles261 nmNorthwest NW
MutareSat 2:44 PM631 km392 miles341 nmWest W
LilongweSat 2:44 PM714 km444 miles386 nmNorthwest NW
HarareSat 2:44 PM803 km499 miles434 nmWest W
AntsirabeSat 3:44 PM899 km559 miles486 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoroniSat 3:44 PM904 km562 miles488 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduSat 3:44 PM931 km579 miles503 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoSat 3:44 PM941 km584 miles508 nmEast E
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