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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 = Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 11:24:00 AM.

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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: 28%

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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 36' South, Longitude: 71° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.49 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' 02.3"962.80 miWest0° 08' 37.8"9.89 miNorth963.18 mi
24 hours12° 45' 14.2"849.79 miEast3° 46' 57.7"260.05 miNorth895.54 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 PM921 km572 miles497 nmNorth N
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sun 3:24 PM994 km617 miles537 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port LouisSun 3:24 PM1593 km990 miles860 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 3:24 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 3:24 PM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSun 4:24 PM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSun 4:24 PM2525 km1569 miles1364 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoSun 2:24 PM2601 km1616 miles1405 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 4:54 PM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 4:54 PM2647 km1645 miles1429 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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