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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: 28%

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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 36' South, Longitude: 71° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.50 meters/second, 1549.8 km/hour, 963.0 miles/hour or 836.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.05 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 27' 02.4"962.88 miwest0° 08' 38.0"9.89 minorth963.26 mi
24 hours12° 45' 11.7"849.81 mieast3° 46' 59.4"260.10 minorth895.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 5:24 PM919 km571 miles496 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 3:24 PM1566 km973 miles846 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 3:24 PM1793 km1114 miles968 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 3:24 PM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSun 4:24 PM2198 km1366 miles1187 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSun 4:24 PM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoSun 2:24 PM2574 km1599 miles1390 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 4:54 PM2654 km1649 miles1433 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSun 2:24 PM3083 km1916 miles1665 nmWest W
BangaloreSun 4:54 PM3229 km2006 miles1744 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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