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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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 29' South, Longitude: 59° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.79 meters/second, 1550.8 km/hour, 963.6 miles/hour or 837.4 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' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 27' 07.1"963.53 miwest0° 08' 42.1"9.97 minorth963.91 mi
24 hours12° 43' 21.7"848.27 mieast3° 48' 19.0"261.62 minorth894.51 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 4:14 PM559 km347 miles302 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSun 4:14 PM732 km455 miles396 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSun 4:14 PM1278 km794 miles690 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSun 3:14 PM1325 km823 miles715 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaSun 6:14 PM1676 km1041 miles905 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniSun 3:14 PM1801 km1119 miles973 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamSun 3:14 PM2399 km1491 miles1296 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSun 3:14 PM2484 km1543 miles1341 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 5:14 PM2669 km1658 miles1441 nmNortheast NE
LilongweSun 2:14 PM2769 km1720 miles1495 nmWest W
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