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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 11:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 31' South
Longitude: 63° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.68 meters/second, 1550.5 km/hour, 963.4 miles/hour or 837.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.06 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 27' 05.5"963.29 miwest0° 08' 40.5"9.94 minorth963.68 mi
24 hours12° 44' 01.2"848.82 mieast3° 47' 50.6"261.07 minorth894.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSun 3:56 PM842 km523 miles455 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisSun 3:56 PM1062 km660 miles574 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaSun 5:56 PM1306 km811 miles705 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaSun 3:56 PM1512 km939 miles816 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSun 2:56 PM1770 km1100 miles956 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSun 2:56 PM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmWest W
MaleSun 4:56 PM2427 km1508 miles1311 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuSun 2:56 PM2810 km1746 miles1517 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSun 4:56 PM2817 km1750 miles1521 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dar es SalaamSun 2:56 PM2840 km1765 miles1534 nmWest-northwest WNW
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